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Achebe, Chinua
The education of a British-Protected Child
(2009)
Girls at war and other stories (1972)

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

We should all be feminists (2014)
Americanah (2013)
Half of a Yellow Sun (2007)
Purple Hibiscus (2005)

D'Aguiar, Fred

The Longest Memory (1994)

Aidoo, Ama Ata

African Love Stories
(2006)

Angelou, Maya

I know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969)

Arendt, Hannah

Responsibility and Judgement (2003)

Bâ, Mariama

So Long a Letter (1981)

Bah, Ishmael

A Long Way Gone (2007)

Baldwin, James

If Beale Street Could Talk (1974)
Blues for Mister Charlie (1964)
Another Country (1962)
Giovanni's Room (1956)

Banora, Corinne

Musskeeba
(2007)

Barthes, Roland

La chambre claire (1980)

Beatty, Melody

More Language of letting go (2000)

Beauvoir, Simone de

Le deuxième Sexe (1973)
Les Mandarins (1954)

Biko, Steve

I write what I like (1978)

Böll, Heinrich

Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum (1974)
Als der Krieg ausbrach (1962)
Nicht nur zur Weihnachtszeit (1952)

Borchert, Wolfgang

Draussen vor der Tür (1947)

Brecht, Bertolt

Der kaukasische Kreidekreis (1944)
mit Weill Die Dreigroschen Oper (1928) (1924)

Breton, André

Manifeste du Surréalisme (1924)

Brink, André

A Dry White Season (1979)
A Chain of Voices (1978)

Brontë, Charlotte

Jane Eyre (1847)

Brown, Diane

The Sabi (2013)

Brüllmann, Cornelia H.

Weiblichkeit beim Wort genommen. (2005)

Bukowski, Charles

Women (1978)
Post Office (1971)
Notes of a Dirty Old Man (1970)

Burroughs, William S.

Naked Lunch (1959)

Butler, Olivia
Dawn, Lilith's Brood, Imago (1987-89)
Kindred (1979)

Camara, Mariatu

The Bite of the Mango (2008)

Camus, Albert

La Mort heureuse (1971)
La Peste (1947)
L'Étranger (1942)

Carlisle, Clare
Philosopher of the Heart (2019)

Carson, Anne

Sapho drives Upstate
from Freeman's Arrival (2015)

Castaneda, Carlos

Eagles Gift (1981)
Journey to Xtlan (1972)
A Separate Reality (1971)
The Teachings of Don Juan (1968)

Catel & Bocquet

Kiki de Monpartnasse (2011)

Chan, Yong Kang

Reconnect to Love: A Journey From
Lonliness to Deep Connection
(2020)

Chatwin, Bruce

Songlines (1987)

Coates, Ta-Nehisi

Between the World and Me (2015)

Coelho, Paul

The Zahir (2005)

Cole, Teju

Known and Strange Things (2016)
Open City
(2011)
Every day is for the thief (2007)

Colette
Claudine s'en va (1903)
Claudine à Paris (1901)
Claudine à l'ecole (1900)

Coplan, David

In Township Tonight! (2008)

Coulin, Delphine

Samba pour la France (2014)

Dahl, Roald

Kiss Kiss (1960)
Someone Like You (1953)

Deleuze, Gilles; Guattari, Félix

Milles Plateaux (1980)
Anti-Oedipus (1972)

de Saint- Exupéry, Antoine

Le Petit Prince (1943)
Terre des Hommes (1939)

Du Bois, W. E. B.

The Souls of Black Folk (1903)

Dürrenmatt, Friedrich

Justiz (1985)
Der Richter und sein Henker (1950)

Durell, Lawrence

The Revolt of Aphrodite (1974)
The Alexandria Quartett (1962)
Bitter Lemons (1957)

El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz

The Diary of MalcolmX (1964)

Ellison, Ralph

Invisible Man (1952)

Enders, Giulia

Darm mit Charme (2014)

Fallaci, Oriana

Lettera a un Bambino mai nato (1975)

Fanon, Frantz

The Wretched of the Earth (1961)
Black Skin, White Masks (1952)

Fenton, Simon

Chasing Hornbills (2016)
Squirting Milk at Chameleons (2015)

Fielding, Helen

Bridget Jones: Mad about the Boy (2013)
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (1999)
Bridget Jones' Diary (1996)


Forna, Aminatta

Memory of Love (2010)
Ancestor Stones (2006)


Freeman, John
Home (2017)
Family (2016)
Arrival (2015)

Fromm, Erich

Die Kunst des Liebens (1956)

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

Dichtung und Wahrheit (1811-1833)
Farbenlehre (1810)
Faust (1808)


Gordimer, Nadine

The Pickup (2001)
None to Accompany Me (1994)

Grass, Günter

Katz und Maus (1961)
Die Blechtrommel (1959)

Han, Buyung-Chul
Agonie des Eros (2013)

Hansberry, Lorraine

To be Young, Gifted and Black (1969)
A Raisin in the Sun (1958)

Harris, Anthony

I'm OK, You're OK (1969)

Hesse, Hermann

Narziss und Goldmund (1930)
Der Steppenwolf (1927)
Siddartha (1922)

Head, Bessie

A Question of Power (1971)
When Rain Clouds Gather (1968)

Hodgkinson, Tom

Business for Bohemians (2016)

Houssouba, Mohomodou

Bagoundié Blues (2003)

Hugo, Victor

Les Misérables (1862)
Notre Dame de Paris (1831)

Huxley, Aldous

Brave New World (1932)

Jong, Erica
Fear of Flying (1973)

Jung, C. G.

Erinnerungen, Träume, Gedanken (1962)

Kafka, Franz

Das Schloss (1926)
Der Prozess (1925)
Die Verwandlung (1915)

Kabou, Axelle

Et si l'Afrique refusait le développement?


Kapralik, Elena

Antonin Artaud, 1896-1948
(1977)

Kerouac, Jack

On the Road (1957)

Kierkegaard, Søren

Either/Or (1843)

Koren, Leonhard

Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers,
Poets & Philosophers
(1994)

Kübler Ross, Elisabeth

Interviews mit Sterbenden (1969)

Küng, Hans

Christ sein (1974)

Lao Tzu

Tao Te Ching
(first edited 2nd century BC)

Lee, Lilian

Farewell My Concubine (1985)

Lindgren, Astrid
Pippi Långstrump Söderhavet (1948)
Pippi Långstrump går ombord (1946)
Pippi Långstrump (1945)

Lorde, Audre

Sister Outsider (1984)

Lüem, Barbara

Wir sind wie der Berg lächelnd aber stark.
(1988)

Mabanckou, Alain

Lettre à Jimmy (2007)
Verre Cassé (2005)

Maeda, John

The Laws of Simplicity (2006)

Mandela, Nelson

No Easy Walk to Freedom (1965)

Mann, Klaus

Mephisto (1936)

Mann, Thomas

Die Buddenbrooks (1901)

Marechera, Dambudzo

Cemetery of Mind (1992)
The Black Insider (1991)
The House of Hunger (1978)

Marquis de Sade

Justine
ou les Malheurs de la Vertu (1791)

Matthews, James

The Party is over (1997)

Mbembe, Achille

Critique de la Raison Nègre (2013)
On the Postcolony (2001)

Mc Elroy, Mark

Absolute Beginners Guide to Tarot (2006)

Mian Mian

Candy (2003)

Miller, Henry

Nexus (1960)
Quiet Days in Clichy (1956)
Plexus (1953)
Sexus (1949)
Tropic of Cancer (1934)

Millman, Dan

The life you were born to live
(1994)

Mishima, Yukio

̤ι Confessions of a Mask (1949)

Moody, Anne

Coming of Age in Mississippi (1968)

Morrison, Toni

God Help the Child (2015)
Jazz (1992)
Beloved (1987)
Tar Baby (1981)
Song of Solomon (1977)
The Bluest Eye (1970)

Mujila
, Fiston Mwanza
Tram 83 (2014)

Musil, Robert

Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften (1930-43)
Die Verwirrungen des Zöglings Törleß (1906)

Ngg wa Thiong'o
Decolonising the Mind (1986)

Nietzsche, Friedrich

Also sprach Zarathustra (1883)

Nin, Anaïs

Delta of Venus (1977)
Diaries of Anaïs Nin (1931-74)

Njami, Simon

James Baldwin(1991)
African gigolo (1989)
Cercueil & Cie (1985)

Nkrumah, Kwame

Consciencism (1970)

Nwokolo, Chuma

The Ghost Sani Ababcha (2013)
Diaries of a Dead African (2003)

Nyathi, Sue

The Polygamist (2012)

Omotoso, Yewande

Bom Boy (2011)

Orwell, George

1984 (1949)
Animal Farm (1945)

Parkin, Gaile

Baking Cakes in Kigali
(2009)

Pasolini, Pier Paolo

Teorema (1968)

Philips, Caryl

Crossing the River (1993)

Pilkington, Doris
Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence (1996)

Plath, Sylvia

Collected Poems (1982)
The Bell Jar (1963)

Poe, Edgar Allan

The Fall of the House of Usher (1839)

Preston Blier, Susanne

African Vodun (1995)

Proust, Marcel

À la recherche du temps perdu
(1913)

Ptah, Heru

A Hip-Hop Story (2003)

Puzo, Mario

The Godfather (1969)

Reich, Wilhelm

Die sexuelle Revolution (1936)

Salinger, J.D.

The Catcher in the Rye (1951)

Sanders, Helke

Oh Lucy (1991)

Sartre, Jean Paul

Les mains sales (1948)
Les jeux sont faits (1947)
L'âge de raison (1945)
Le sursis (1945)
L'être et le néant (1943)
La nausee (1938)

Selasi, Taiye
Ghana Must Go (2013)

Sharma, Robin S.

The Monk who sold his Ferrari
(2008)

Sigauke/Hartmann (editors)
African Roar (2010)

Signer, David

Ökonomie der Hexerei
(2004)

Smith, Patty

Year of the Monkey (2019)
Devotion (2017)
M Train
(2015)
The Coral Sea (1996)

Smith, Zadie

On Beauty (2005)

Sontag, Susan

As Consciousness is Harnessed to Flesh (2012)
Styles of Radical Will (1969)
Against Interpretation (1961)

Soyinka, Wole

Of Africa (2012)
Collected Plays 1 (1972)
The Lion and the Jewel (1959)

Stein, Gertrude

Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein (1990)

Steinbeck, John

East of Eden (1952)

Theweleit, Klaus

Buch der Könige. Orpheus and Euridike (1988)

Tolkien, J.R.R.

The Lord of the Rings 1-3 (1937-49)

Tolstoy, Leo

Anna Karenina (1878)

Traven, B.

Das Totenschiff (1926)

Tutu, Desmond

No Future without Forgiveness (2000)

Walker, Alice

The Color Purple (1982)
Meridian (1976)

Wallace, Michele

Dark Designs and Visual Culture (2004)

Wei Hui, Zhou
Marrying Buddha (2005)
Shanghai Baby (2002)

Wilde, Oscar

The Importance of Being Earnest (1895)
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)

Williams, Tenessee
Memoirs (1975)

Moise and the World of Reason (1975)
The Milk Train doesn't stop here any more (1963)
A Cat of a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
A Streetcar named Desire (1951)
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1950)
The Glass Menagerie (1944)

Woolf, Virginia

A Room of One's Own (1929)
Orlando (1928)
Mrs Dalloway (1925)

Yoshimoto, Banana

Lizard (1993)
Asleep (1992)
Kitchen (1988)

Zanoni, Ivo

Der Dichter am Bahnhof
(2010)
Transit und Grenze
(2006)

Zephaniah, Benjamin

The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah
(2018)
City Psalms
(1992)

Zorn, Fritz

Mars (1977)