An author from Congo
writing in French
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Diur N'tumb is a Congolese playwright. Her play Zaïna received First Prize at the 1983 RFI Concours Théâtral Inter-Africain. This play was adapted for television in 1984.
Diur N'tumb's second play titled Qui hurle dans la nuit was performed in 1986 by the Théâtre International de Langue Française and published the following year (1987) by the Ubu Repertory Theatre.
Diur N'tumb is also known for her column published in Amina under the title :"Tribune de Diur N'tumb".
Zaïna. Followed by Qui hurle dans la nuit. Paris: Hatier, 1986. Theatre.
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