The name of the small country Eritrea does not spring to my mind when I think about African Literature. I think of the difficult political situation, the number of people fleeing the country, but a ‘national book fair’? Yes, number 14 was on the line. The article I will refer you to is a bit … Continue reading eritrea: 14th national book fair
His ‘The Dream House’ got a stamp from Nadine Gordimer and André Brink. A writer can have a worse start in life. Craig Higginson talks about his book in this article cum interview.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Somali-born writer and speaker. She has written several books on her life and her thoughts. She was born in a muslim-family, but later in life she decided to leave the house of islam. Many people did not take kindly to that. In The Netherlands where she worked as an MP, … Continue reading why islam needs a reformation