Biblography
A list of Written Works by Ousmane Sembene


Le docker noir (Paris: Debresse,1956). Translated into English by Ros Schwartz and published as the The Black Docker (London: Heinemann, 1987)

O pays, mon beau people (Paris : Le Livre Contemporain, 1957)

Les bouts de bois de Dieu (Paris: Le Livre Contemporain, 1960). Translated into English by Francis Price and published as God’s Bits of Wood, with an introduction byA. Adu Boahen (Garden Cit: Anchor Books, 1970)

Voltaique (Paris: Presence Africaine, 1962)

L’Harmattan (Paris: Presence Africaine, 1964)

Le mandat, precede de Vehi-Ciosane (Paris: Presence Africaine, 1966). Translated into English by Clive Wake and published as The Money Order, with White Genesis (London: Heinemann, 1972)

Xala (Paris: Presence Africaine, 1973). Translated into English by Clive Wake and published as Xala (Westport: L. Hill and Co., 1976)

Le dernier de l’Empire, tomes 1 & 2 (Paris: L’Harmattan, 1981). Translated by Adrian Adams and published as The last of the Empire: A Senegalese Novel (London: Heinemann, 1983)

Niiwam (Paris: Presence Africaine, 1987). Translated into English and published as Niiwam and Taaw: Two Novellas (Oxford and Portsmouth, N. H.: Heinemann, 1992)