Pictures of Morocco

Originally posted on Sebastian Buchner:
The Blue City and the blue sky of morning – Chefchaouen Gran Teatro Cervantes – an abandoned theatre in Tangier Moroccan essentials Chefchaouen Palace Gate in Marrakesh Tangier Essaouira

History Lessons: Alice Zeniter’s ‘The Art of Losing’

The Art of Losing is a visceral book. It does not shy away from writing history in shades of gray, nor does it glamorize those who fought for Algerian independence. The book begins as the FLN (National Liberation Front) is rising in order to drive the French out of Algeria.