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MARYSE CONDE

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Maryse Condé was born in Pointe-à-Pitre in 1937. After studying English at La Sorbonne, she went to teach in Sub-Saharan Africa. After many years teaching at Columbia University, she shared her time beween Guadeloupe and New York. She is President of the Committee for the Remembrance of Slavery.