Our Lady of the Nile
Publish date: September 9th 2014
Publisher: Archipelago Books
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
This is a short yet somewhat dense novel set in an elite Rwandan girls' boarding school in the 1970s: set well before the genocide but written after, it focuses primarily on the laying of the groundwork for ethnic cleansing. As a novel, though, it didn't do anything for me: the structure is more a s...