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Author Mbolela, Emmanuel, 1973- author.

Title Refugee : a memoir / Emmanuel Mbolela ; revised and updated with new chapters by the author ; translated by Charlotte Collins from the German translation by Alexander Behr.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Mbolela,E MBO 2021    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First American edition.
Description xv, 236 pages ; 21 cm
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Note "Originally published in German in 2014 by Mandelbaum Verlag, Germany, as Mein Weg vom Kongo nach Europa."
Contents Foreword / by Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein -- Preface to the English Edition -- The Democratic Republic of the Congo -- My life before exile -- Escape from the DRC -- Rabat -- Founding ARCOM -- Raising our voices, fighting for our rights -- Europe -- Epilogue: The baobab : a refuge for migrant women -- Afterword: The current situation in the DRC.
Summary "A memoir of a Congolese political refugee's harrowing six-year journey from the DRC to the Netherlands"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Mbolela, Emmanuel, 1973-
Political refugees -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Biography.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Politics and government -- 1997-
Added Author Behr, Alexander, translator.
Collins, Charlotte, 1967- translator.
Added Title Mein Weg vom Kongo nach Europa. English.
ISBN 9780374240929 (hardcover)

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