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Mathias Énard

France (b.1972)

Mathias Enard is a French novelist. He studied Persian and Arabic and spent long periods in the Middle East. He has lived in Barcelona for about fifteen years, interrupted in 2013 by a writing residency in Berlin.
Man Booker International Prize Best Book nominee (2017) : Compass
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards Best Book nominee (2019) : Compass