Nafisatou Diouf

Born: 11/09/1973 (48 yo)
Birth place: Dakar (Senegal)

Citizenship : Senegal

Occupation : Authors
Active Years: 2001 to present


Nafissatou Dia Diouf, born September 11, 1973 in Dakar, Senegal is a French-speaking author.


Born of a diplomat father and a teacher mother, she is part of a family of two children.
After following an education in private schools Catholics Dakar, she obtained her literary baccalaureate with honors and enrolled at the University Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux, specialized in Applied Foreign Languages in Business and Commerce.
She holds a Master and, after receiving a basis in international trade and business law, she heads a technical specialization: industrial logistics.
After five years, Nafissatou Dia Diouf returns to Senegal.

She participates in national and international literary contests and some prices allow it to be known: the Prize of the Young Francophone writer in France in 1999 and the following year the Francomania Price in Canada, the Prize of the Senghor Foundation new and poetry in Senegal, etc.


  • 2001 : Retour d’un si long exil
  • 2003 : Primeur, poèmes de jeunesse
  • 2004 : Le Fabuleux Tour du monde de Raby
  • 2005 : Je découvre l’ordinateur
  • 2005 : Cytor & Tic Tic naviguent sur la toile
  • 2008 : Kidiwi, la gouttelette curieuse
  • 2010 : Cirque de Missira et autres nouvelles


Collective works

  • 2006 : Envie Pressante
  • 2008 : Les petits chercheurs