The first name have been announced! We are talking about the Open Book Festival, to be held in the month of September in Cape Town (the one in South Africa). Yvonne will be there, Okey will join as well. Saskia will go down south from the low lands. Watch out for more names.
This is your chance! The literary executors of the estate of the famous writer Doris Lessing (1919 – 2013) are looking for a writer for her biography. Doris Lessing was born in presentday Iran. In 1925 her family moved to Rhodesia (presentday Zimbabwe) where she lived for the next 25 years. She left Rhodesia for … Continue reading doris lessing’s literary
It is nearly two months ago a fatwa was announced against the Algerian writer Kamel Daoud. The imam who announced the fatwa is of the salafist persuasion. Daoud took legal action, but the end is not yet near. Read more about the developments.