The student protests against the cost of education in South African led to a sudden change in policies by president Zuma. It was not clear where the money will be coming from to finance this sudden change of heart. Some books will give you a background to this present situation.
At times it is a bit confusing to me: all these literary prizes, continental, global, national, regional. Longlists. Shortlists. Well, now some information on Alain Mabanckou who wrote about younger years in Congo/Brazzaville in his book Petit Piment. Polish people have decided to honour him, in the race till the final say of the Prix … Continue reading goncourt: les polonais choisisent
When you near the Bridge of God be careful, have a good lo0k around. You might be surprised. A short story by the Moroccan / American or American / Moroccan writer Laila Lalami.