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Ismaïla Samba Traoré is the former president of the Union des écrivans Maliens (Union of Malian Writers) (1984-88). He was the founder and former secretary general of the short-lived Union des poètes et écrivains africains (Union of African Poets and Writers) in Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire, in 1985.

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Ismaila Samba Traoré est ancien président de l’Union des écrivains maliens (1984-1988).  Il est fondateur et ancien secrétaire général, à Grand Bassam en Côte d’Ivoire en 1985 de l’éphémère UPEA (Union des poètes et écrivains africains).

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Ismaïla Samba Traoré fue presidente de la Union des écrivans Maliens  (Unión de escritores de Mali) (1984-88). Fue Secretario General y fundador de la efímera UPEA (Unión de Poetas y Escritores Africanos) en Grand Bassam (Costa de Marfil) en 1985.

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1 Audience at World Book Day 2018

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2 Audience at World Book Day 2016

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3 World Book Day 2018 in Timbuktu

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4 John Ralston Saul awarding prize-winner

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5 Panellists at Colloque International des Ecrivains 2015

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6 Albakaye Ousmane Kounta with literary diploma

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7 Students at Caravane de rencontre

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8 Aminata Traoré awarding a prize-winner

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9 Speaking to the press at Caravane de rencontre

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10 Writing workshop presentation in Timbuktu

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11 3rd Rencontre Internationale poster

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12 Banzoumana Traoré at the 2nd writer’s colloquium

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13 Five panellists at the 2nd writer’s colloquium

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