Ryad Assani-Razaki (born November 4, 1981 in Cotonou, Benin) is a Beninese-Canadian writer. His debut short story collection Deux cercles won the Trillium Book Award in 2010, and his novel La main d'Iman won the Prix Robert-Cliche in 2011 and was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for French-language fiction in 2012.

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  • Ryad Assani-Razaki (* 4. November 1981 in Cotonou, Benin) ist ein franko-kanadischer Schriftsteller, der als Informatiker in Toronto und Montreal lebt. Als Afrokanadier schreibt Assani-Razaki auf Französisch und ist durch einen Erzählband Deux cercles (2009) und einen Roman La main d'Iman (2011), deutsch Iman, über das Leben afrikanischer Straßenkinder und ihre Sehnsüchte hervorgetreten. (de)
  • Ryad Assani-Razaki (born November 4, 1981 in Cotonou, Benin) is a Beninese-Canadian writer. His debut short story collection Deux cercles won the Trillium Book Award in 2010, and his novel La main d'Iman won the Prix Robert-Cliche in 2011 and was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for French-language fiction in 2012. He first moved to North America in 1999, to study computer science at the University of North Carolina. After graduating in 2002, he struggled to find a job until registering for a master's in computer science at the Université de Montréal in 2004. He wrote his first short story in 2006, after witnessing an Asian man struggle to order food in a fast food restaurant because of his difficulties with the language. Deux cercles was published in 2009. (en)
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  • Ryad Assani-Razaki (* 4. November 1981 in Cotonou, Benin) ist ein franko-kanadischer Schriftsteller, der als Informatiker in Toronto und Montreal lebt. Als Afrokanadier schreibt Assani-Razaki auf Französisch und ist durch einen Erzählband Deux cercles (2009) und einen Roman La main d'Iman (2011), deutsch Iman, über das Leben afrikanischer Straßenkinder und ihre Sehnsüchte hervorgetreten. (de)
  • Ryad Assani-Razaki (born November 4, 1981 in Cotonou, Benin) is a Beninese-Canadian writer. His debut short story collection Deux cercles won the Trillium Book Award in 2010, and his novel La main d'Iman won the Prix Robert-Cliche in 2011 and was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for French-language fiction in 2012. (en)
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