The Iliad of Homer The Trial: Metamorphosis: In the Penal Colony: Three Theatre Adaptations from Franz Kafka Totem and Taboo Allah Is Not Obliged
Journey to the End of the Night The Palm-Wine Drinkard At Night All Blood is Black: WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE 2021 The Iliad of Homer
The Trial: Metamorphosis: In the Penal Colony: Three Theatre Adaptations from Franz Kafka Totem and Taboo Allah Is Not Obliged Journey to the End of the Night
The Palm-Wine Drinkard At Night All Blood is Black: WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE 2021 The Iliad of Homer The Trial: Metamorphosis: In the Penal Colony: Three Theatre Adaptations from Franz Kafka

2021 International Booker Winning author David Diop's recommendations

By The Booker Prizes

2021 International Booker Winning author David Diop's recommendations

By The Booker Prizes
The Iliad of Homer

The Iliad of Homer

Homer

£20.40

Notably book 23, in which Patroclus’ ghost visits Achilles in a dream to reproach him for his abandonment.

The Trial: Metamorphosis: In the Penal Colony: Three Theatre Adaptations from Franz Kafka

The Trial: Metamorphosis: In the Penal Colony: Three Theatre Adaptations from Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka and Steven Berkoff

£9.99

The final, sacrificial scene of which never ceases to haunt me.

Totem and Taboo

Totem and Taboo

Sigmund Freud

£26.33

On human justice and its links with ancient tragedy.

Allah Is Not Obliged

Allah Is Not Obliged

Ahmadou Kourouma

£9.99 £9.49

For its writing on violence.

Journey to the End of the Night

Journey to the End of the Night

Louis-Ferdinand Celine

£9.99 £9.49

For its distinctive view point in the First World War.

The Palm-Wine Drinkard

The Palm-Wine Drinkard

Amos Tutuola

£9.99 £9.49

For his talent as a storyteller and his art of deriding death.

At Night All Blood is Black: WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE 2021

At Night All Blood is Black: WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE 2021

DAVID DIOP

£9.99 £9.49

Winner of the 2021 International Booker Prize

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