Modou Lamin Age-Almusaf Sowe's biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Intro West African Author and Scholar
Known for The Throne of The Ghost ( ISBN9789789497133)
A.K.A. ML Sowe, ML
Is Author
Bookmaker
Academic administrator
Africanist
Art educator
Art model
Arts administrator
Biogeographer
Correspondent
Educator
Educationalist
Ghostwriter
Historian of religion
Islamic cleric
Librarian
Lexicographer
Literary agent
Literary critic
Literary editor
Literary scholar
Media scholar
From Gambia
United States of America
Belgium
United Kingdom
Russia
Senegal
Niger
Nigeria
Gender male
Birth

7 January 1990, Bakau Newtown

Age 31 years
Residence Brikama
Education
African Development University (ADU) Bachelors in Library and Information Studies 2016-2019
CSP Dar-Sallam Professional Diploma in English Language 2016-2018
Gambia National Library Librarianship 2014-2015
Masroor Senior Secondary School WASSCE 2010-2013
Notable Works
The Throne of The Ghost (ISBN9789789497133) 2016
The Memories of Reflection 2014
AfriKa Not AfriCa 2020
Awards
Best Young Gambian Writer of The Year 2019 2019
the WAG Laureate for Children’s Literature 2019 2019
Sports Teams
FC Barcelona, Golden State Warriors

Modou Lamin Age-Almusaf Sowe (1990) was born in Bakau Newtown , The Gambia , West Africa. He’s an emerging West African writer and a scholar. He’s a renowned playwright, a poet, novelist, short story writer, blogger, and teacher-librarian. Sowe is the founder of the Young Writers’ Association of the Gambia (YWAG) and former Secretary General of the Writers’ Association of the Gambia (WAG). 

Author of Don’t Judge The Book By The Cover, AfriKa Not AfriCa, The Throne of The Ghost and The Memories of Reflection. Modou started writing at the age of 14, and won the prize for Best Young Gambian Writer of The Year 2019 and is the WAG Laureate for Children’s Literature 2019. Modou was featured in TWAWEZA, an anthology of 24 African Non-Fiction Stories published by the African Writers Development Trust (AWDT) during the PenPen Africa Writers Residency.