His father was an islamic theologian in Tunesia.
His grandfather was professor at a centuries old university in Tunesia.
Abdelwahab was a writer who was born in Tunesia and since 1967 he lived in France.
The Arab spring started in Tunesia, but people are still looking for spring in many places. A political spring is not a natural phenomenon. It involves hard work and resistance. Abdelwahab resisted violence by his fellow-believers.
A German newspaper pays attention to the death of this writer.