Writing about Africa – Contemporary German Literature

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This portal presents books by German speaking authors who deal with Africa in all its many facets. We have chosen books that are of high literary quality, informative, interesting from a political point of view, representative of the image of Africa in German literature and/or have been intensely discussed during the last few years.

Neue Buchbesprechungen:

  • Anna Kuschnarowa: Kinshasa Dreams
  • Bartholomäus Grill: Ach, Afrika: Berichte aus dem Innern eines Kontinents
  • Barbara Frischmuth: Vergiss Ägypten
  • Raoul Schrott: Khamsin
  • Marie-Thérèse Schins: Eine Kiste für Opa. Mit Illustrationen von Birte Müller
  • Andrea Jeska: Simbabwe: Agonie oder Aufbruch?
  • Rainer Wochele: Der General und der Clown
  • Marc Engelhardt: Somalia. Piraten, Warlords, Islamisten

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