Fiston Mwanza Mujila

Born: 1981, Congo

Resides in: Graz, Østrig

Notable releases: Tram 83, 2014.

Fiston Mujila received high praises for his debut novel Tram 83 when it was released in 2014. It is a journey for survival through a fictitious postcolonial Congo, where injustice rules but the will to live can’t be broken. The book was nominated for and won several awards. He teaches African literature the university in Graz, Austria.
Foto: Jürgen Fuchs