The books by Algerian novelist Boualem Sansal are banned in his home country. Years ago, a fatwa was issued against him. What does it take to keep writing under pressure? An Arts.21 interview.
The books by Algerian novelist Boualem Sansal are banned in his home country. Years ago, a fatwa was issued against him. What does it take to keep writing with a death threat hanging over your head?
The Frankfurt Book Fair held a heated debate on "Europe and Islam" with bestselling Turkish author Elif Shafak and Algerian novelist Boualem Sansal. The latter is deeply pessimistic.
The Algerian writer who's revisited Albert Camus was a guest speaker at Germany's top literature festival. He's been the target of Islamists and accused of Islamophobia - but claims he only aims for women to be free.
US prosecutors have charged an Iranian man with hacking into HBO and attempting to blackmail the cable TV network with stolen episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs, including "Game of Thrones."
Ever since Turkey's attempted 2016 coup, a growing number of books have been outlawed and confiscated, with some even being considered evidence for certain crimes. Publishers, authors and readers are deeply concerned.
AC/DC's co-founder Malcolm Young has died at the age of 64. A look back at the legendary band's career.
To mark Rodin's centennial anniversary in France, two exhibitions in Paris featured the sculptor's work, highlighting his impact on contemporary artists.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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