Olivia is a journalist and editor and manages the editorial content for Bookwitty in English. She is based in Paris.
Beyond Royalty: 8 Books About the Real Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia has been in the headlines recently but trying to understand the Kingdom and its geo-political and social place in the region is no easy feat. The following reading list attempts to provide a little something for everyone, with a combination of historical and political books.
A Selection of 9 Books To Celebrate French Language Authors
French language authors come from the four corners of the world. Here is a reading list of nine books to discover by French language authors born in countries other than France.
Reading Che Guevara, by Che Guevara
On the 50th anniversary of the death of Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, the iconic figure still sparks heated debate, equally loved and detested by an older generation, but also, in large part, forgotten by the younger generation. Here is a reading list of books, mainly by the man himself.
RFI's Laura Angela Bagnetto interviews Nigerian novelist Ayo Sogunro, who brings to life- and death - the spirit of Lagos and Lagosians in his collection of short stories and poetry "The wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales."