adieu à fatema mernissi, la shéhérazade marocaine


I have a few books by her on my shelves, but this is the first time that I have dedicated a post to her. This has come at a crucial time. The Moroccan writer Fatema Mernissi (1940 – 2015) has passed away. She has written on the position of women, especially with the context of … Continue reading adieu à fatema mernissi, la shéhérazade marocaine

book celebrating women over 50 to be launched


In western cultures it seems that only the youth has any future. People want to be young and want to stay young. In other cultures old age is respected, a fountain of wisdom. In this book women over 50 years are celebrated. Women not only from Kenya, but also from places like Denmark and the … Continue reading book celebrating women over 50 to be launched