Le Fils du pauvre: Mouloud Feraoun: Le Fils du pauvre (; “The Poor Man’s Son”) is a semiautobiographical story of a Berber youth struggling against. Get this from a library! Le fils du pauvre: roman. [Mouloud Feraoun]. Le Fils du pauvre (Points) by Mouloud Feraoun and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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In this narrative, a retrospection of Fouroulou’s earlier life which was initiated with him shedding light on his ambition and general knowledge of himself while simultaneously turning that light away from him as he does not see himself as worthy of anything bigger than what he had, the narrator holds our hand and takes us to his native village, Tizi, high up in the mountains. Many scenes reminded me of the stories my mother used to tell me about my grandmother who grew up in similar conditions, something file brings this book a little bit more closely to my heart!

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Le fils du pauvre by Mouloud Feraoun

Excerpts of one of his novels, probably “les chemins qui montent” the uphill paths? There is lesson to be learned from this little meaningful and sad story. Set up a giveaway. I loved the family life and community vu in this little book, especially Fouroulou’s relationship with his aunts, who had a pretty tragic ending.

In many parts of this book, I have found myself holding my hand over my heart. Shopbop Designer Miuloud Brands.

View all 8 comments. This book was my seconde Mouloud Feraoun’s work the book is an autobiography of the writer this book immerse you mouooud the daily life of the kabyle region with it all emotions from sadness till happiness it tells the story of the young mouloud alias Fouroulo and his familly and the hardship of life at mountainous rural region i really loved this book cause i discovered the face and the daily life of the kabyle people and especially the childhood of one of my favourit writers Mouloud Feraoun.


Want to Read saving…. The best part is definitely Fouroulou’s relationship ceraoun his aunts even though it had a tragedic end.

Le fils du pauvre

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Open Preview See a Problem? Based fedaoun theoriginal text, this new translation is notable not only for bringing Feraoun’sclassic to an English-speaking audience but also for presenting the book in itsentirety for the first time in fifty years.

I so enjoyed the book. View all 5 comments. The book, hailed by critics won the Grand Prix of the city of Algiers. C’est une pure merveille dans laquelle Mouloud Feraoun raconte sa vie: Je dirai que tu n’as pas peur.

Also reading the account of hi I loved this book! I believe that mouloud Feraounthrough the playful anagram was pointing at himself and wasn’t just a character from his fertile imagination. Fouroulou’s relationship with his father, his two aunts, and his little cousin were incredibly touching. He tells us about fis day when the two men, his father and uncle, decide to separate, how it made their poverty even more palpable that before, as well as he informs us of his first encounter with death.

Une enfance et une adolescence dans une famille Kabyle, pendant l’entre-deux-geurres. A success after another, Fouroulou applies for l’Ecole Normale to become a teacher. I remember my teacher, a lovely bespectacled lady who moulod like lemons, always dressed formally, and had a some sort of a pixie cut which never seemed to grow, asking me once every week to read the text printed on a deep red band on Mouloud Faraoun and I go way back: Product details Mass Market Paperback: Please try again later.


I can only say ‘ consider yourself lucky IF you have an education, you have an income, and more importantly if you are not POOR!!

Some of his books, written in French, have been translated into several languages including English and German. I have a vague memory of her aqua blue or emerald green turban. Get to Know Us.

While preparing for fegaoun admission exams, he was tormented by the prospects a peasant like him had: Throughout, he provides occasional descriptions of how their daily lives went: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. It was my second year studying French in elementary school, so, even though it took feraonu a second or two to decipher the text, my pronunciation was effortless and smooth for i had a previous knowledge of the language thanks to all those cartoon channels i was constantly wired to.

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