Fiston Mwanza Mujila

Fiston Mwanza Mujila is an author. In 2017, he received the German International Literature Award from the Berlin-based culture organisation, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, for his book, Tram 83 (Hanser).

Articles by this author

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

Rumba bars

The stories coming out of my homeland, the Democratic Republic of Congo, are mostly sad. They are usually about colonialism, violence and war. But anyone who takes a walk through the streets of Kinshasa will find one thing above all: music. 


Nonstop (Issue III/2019)


It is 18:22 in Macadam and people are waiting to travel back to Amour slum. A story.