first-ever assia djebar prize

The entrance to SILA. Photo credit: Nadia Ghanem.People flocked to the Hilton Hotel in Algiers (Algeria) to attend an award giving ceremony. The ceremony was to honour the writer Assia Djebar who passed away earlier this year. 


In this article you will find the highlights and the lowlights of this event, that was attended by many important politicians.

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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