An Evening In Zurich With Taiye Selasi

  Wednesday, September 6, was a special evening for those of us who were fortunate to get tickets (or media accreditation) to attend a reading and talk given by author Taiye Selasi. One could guess that this was going to be a *happening* based on the sign at the entrance that read “Sold Out”. Some […]

Lit[h]eraSoul – Black literature as therapy

  From a Black, Francophone Swiss Woman’s Perspective   From soul-searching to soul-healing In May 2016, I launched #Afrolitt’, a platform that uses literature from sub-Saharan Africa and its diaspora as a learning tool. Since then several Black female bloggers and journalists, most of them based in Switzerland where I live and work, have asked […]