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Lingua Franca

Luc Sante

‘In order to write of my childhood I have to translate. It is as if I were writing about someone else. As a boy, I lived in French; now, I live in English.’

Luc Sante

Luc Sante was born in Verviers, Belgium and now lives in New York. 'Lingua Franca', published in Granta 59:  France: The Outsider, was taken from The Factory of Facts, published by Granta in 1998.

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