Dongala, Emmanuel Boundzeki

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DONGALA, Emmanuel Boundzeki

DONGALA, Emmanuel Boundzeki. Congolese, b. 1941. Genres: Poetry. Career: Writer and educator. Instructor, Institut de Chimie, Strasbourg, 1973-75; research assistant, école Nationale Supérieure de Chimie, Montpellier, France, 1976-78; professor of chemistry, Université de Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo, 1979-98; professor of chemistry and French, Simon's Rock College, Great Barrington, MA, 1998-; professor of French, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, 1998-. Founder, Théatre de l'éclair, Republic of the Congo, 1981. Publications: Un fusil dans la main, un poeme dans la poche (title means: A Gun in Hand, a Poem in the Pocket), 1973; Jazz et vin de palme (title means: Jazz and Palm Wine), 1982; Le feu des origines, 1987, trans. by L. Corti as The Fire of Origins, 2001; Les petits garçons naissent aussi des étoiles, 1998, trans. by J. Réjouis and V. Vinokurov as Little Boys Come from the Stars, 2001. Contributor of articles on chemistry to professional journals. Address: Simon's Rock College of Bard, 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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