Eritrean novelist Haji Jaber: On writing the stories of the Falasha Jews


Jews have been dispersed over the globe. Sometimes by force, sometimes by necessity, sometimes looking for greener pastures. Due to this diaspora you will find Jews all over the globe. The airlifting of Ethiopian Jews to Israel got much media exposure.  The Eritrean writer Haji Jaber has researched a group of Jews in his recent … Continue reading Eritrean novelist Haji Jaber: On writing the stories of the Falasha Jews

Hugh Lewin obituary


The South African writer and activist Hugh Lewin has passed away. His life was closely connected with the struggle against apartheid. Her spent years in prison, went into exile into the United Kingdom and later Zimbabwe. In the end he returned to his native South Africa. In this obituary you will find more about his … Continue reading Hugh Lewin obituary