an interview with laila lalami

She has hit a wide audience with her book about discoveries. Her book about the adventures of Estebanico. He was a slave from Morocco, a black slave. His name was not wellknown, hidden in a book, read by Laila. And this name set her of on a journey, a long journey, and the result we … Continue reading an interview with laila lalami

wole soyinka’s lecture in memory of

She planted trees. By the tens, the hundreds, the thousands. She encouraged people to take care of their environment. She spoke out against politicians who were spearheading destruction and doom. She became a politician herself. And she received a Nobel Prize. Her name is Wangari Maathai. Wole Soyinka came all the way from Nigeria to … Continue reading wole soyinka’s lecture in memory of