The Dutch writer loved on a farm near the border with Belgium. He has planned to reside at this farm for the remaining part of his life, but suddenly he makes a drastic change. He starts a long journey through several countries in Africa (1975 – 1976). He travels through France and Spain that takes … Continue reading review AFRIKA DAGBOEK
In this article you will find an interview with the Egyptian author Bahaa Taher. He is one of the outstanding writers from Egypt. For many years he lived in Switzerland, due to the political situation in his country, but he has returned.
Lex Harding, the writer of this travelogue, is a wellknown dj and radiopresenter and bussinesman in The Netherlands. During the roaring sixties his pseudonym was known all over the place, especially by young people. These days this man is no longer in the spotlight, he lives quietely on his estate in the center of The … Continue reading review DE REIS VAN MIJN LEVEN
This is the beautiful story about the father of Nadifa Mohammed. She paints the early childhood of her father in Aden, where he lived with his mother. When has mother passed away he sets of in search of his father who went to the continent of Africa to find a job. He travels in his … Continue reading review BLACK MAMBA BOY
She received the person with the question in her house in London. She is an Egyptian novelist and she speaks about the ongoing spring in the Arab world and especially in het native country. So listen to the voice of Ahdaf Soueif.
This book is a collection of stories by the Flemish writer Lieve Joris. Most of her time she spends on the road or in The Netherlands. Some of these stories have been published before in magazines. Lieve takes us to Mali, where she introduces us to Binda who manages a telephonebooth, who he has named … Continue reading review MIJN AFRIKAANSE TELEFOONCEL