Karim Miské is a French-Mauritanian writer and film director. His novel, Arab Jazz, won the 2012 Grand Prix de Littérature Policière in France. In 2019, he directed the documentary series “Décolonisations,” which aired on the French-German channel Arte. The series has been adapted into a book. The English translation will be published in 2022.
This series was made possible with the generous support from the Office of the Provost, the Department of French and Francophone Studies, the Film Studies Program, the Center for Visual Culture, the Africana Studies Program, the Museum Studies Program, the International Studies Program, the Gender and Sexuality Studies Program, the Middle Eastern Studies Program, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the Department of History.