There is no end to celebrating authors and books. Sometimes it happens when you read a book in your own chair and you celebrate in silence. You can celebrate when you talk about a book that stirred you with a friend or neighbour. Another way is a longlist and a shortlist, leading up to a … Continue reading 2015 BSFA Awards Longlists Announced
In this article Sofia Samatar presents herself as an academic of colo(u)r. She does not reveal immediately what colour she carries, but a few lines further down the road she reveals she is a Somali American. You may wonder if this geographical designation is an explanation of ‘ academic of colo(u)r’ or a different line … Continue reading skin feeling
Here you find some comments by Sofia Samatar on a symposium she attended. The venue was Princeton University in the United States of America. It was all about incubating alternative worlds and about lifestream. Sofia explains.
For today a short story, a story written by Sofia Samatar. A new book by her will be published next year.
This a very, very short story by Sofia Samatar. But who says a short story should be long? Let such a story be short. I could even be shorter. Let us aim for the shortest short story.
When you want to have a quick introduction to the writer Sofia Samatar here is the place to be. You will find info on her publications, interviews, articles etcetera. BUT no picture, so I will add one.