Marie Anne CARO|
An author from the Ivory Coast
writing in French
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"Marie Anne Caro's decision to choose a career in publishing was a way of showing how taken she was with Africa, and also how much her new continent and country meant to her. On the death of her husband, who had spent the previous 25 years in Abidjan with their daughters, she went to sort out some family problems there and a year later she is still there..."
La Seconde naissance [The Second Birth]. Abidjan: Les Nouvelles Editions Africaines,1984. (372p.). Novel. ISBN: 2 7236 0627 9.
In this novel, set against the grandiose background of the Vanoise mountains in Savoy, Cecile's serene character is in sharp contrast to that of the anxiety of Gil's character. (Back cover)
The University of Western Australia/French
Created: 14 September 1996
Archived: 12 December 2012