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Helen Stevenson

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Helen Stevenson

Helen Stevenson has translated the work of numerous Francophone writers, including Alain Mabanckou and Catherine Millet. Her translation of Mabanckou’s Lumières de Pointe Noire won the French Voices Grand Prize 2016 and was shortlisted for the Man Booker International. She lives in Somerset, UK, and teaches piano. Her recent memoir, Love Like Salt, is published by Virago.

Articles by Helen Stevenson

The Madman of Bonanjo
By Alain Mabanckou
You can hang a man from a tree, but you cannot hang History with him.
Translated from French by Helen Stevenson
Multilingual
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