On the fifth of november he passed away, Abdelwahab Meddeb. He was rooted in Tunesia and in France. He was a scholar who wrote about Islam and muslims. Last year he published with the historian Benjamin Stora a study on the relation between jews and muslims: “Histoire des relations entre Juifs et Musulmans (2013). He was a publisher, an essayist and many more things.
Read a bit more about this writer.