cyril ramaphosa meets lauren


To write a book is a good thing. Then follows the work of an editor and a publisher and the work of a bookseller. At some next stage we find the reader. It is a long chain from the expanding of an idea and the reading of the fulifillment of that dream about an idea. … Continue reading cyril ramaphosa meets lauren

no books, but figures (10.000)


On May 7, 2014 I reached 1,000 views. On July 31, 2014 I reached 2,000 views. On September 11, 2014 I reached 3,000 views. On November 7, 2014 I reached 5,000 views. Today, February 12, 2015,  I reached ten thousand views.  “semper aliquid novi africam adferre” was started somewhere in September 2013. I copied my bookcomments … Continue reading no books, but figures (10.000)

three egyptians on arabic booker


Here you  have a longlist. Tomorrow the shortlist will be announced in Casablanca, Morocco. It is all about the “International Prize for Arabic Fiction”.  Three Egyptians are on the longlist, but not only Egyptians. Tunesia, Sudan and Morocco are also represented on the list.