After a successful path in French, Khalil Diallo’s Die Odyssee der Vergessenen (L’Odyssée des oubliés published in French by L’Harmattan Sénégal & Emmanuelle Collas) makes its way in Germany. Here is a first selection, for the Prix Premiere promoted by Deutsch-Französisches Kulturinstitut Tübingen & the Bureau du livre at Institut français Berlin.
Hat off to his publisher Orlanda Verlag and his translator, Astrid Bührle-Gallet.
Ægitna is proud to accompany this book and wishes best success to the author, his publisher and his translator towards their German readership.
Plot: Through a breathtaking odyssey spanning the Western coast of Africa, the desert, and the Mediterranean shore, inspired by Greek classics, Khalil Diallo takes us on a tragic journey with Sembouyane and his fellow travelers, all seeking a better future despite facing numerous hardships…
The book is available on Orlanda Verlag website
The novel presentation: here