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Posted in reviews, three strong women tagged african literature, ioana danaila, khady demba, marie ndiaye, senegalese writers, the african book review, three strong women, women who say no still waking from the dream. Marie ndiaye: 'three strong women' author of three strong women september 4, 2012 kirkus reviews home company history our team. Three strong women, by french writer marie ndiaye, is the first by a black woman to win the coveted prix goncourt this is the story of three women who say no: norah, a french-born lawyer who finds herself in senegal, summoned by her father to save another victim of his paternity fanta, who leaves a modest but contented life as a teacher in.
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