A Sentence of Love

Assia Djebar

I met Annie for the first time in 1995, in Algiers. A friend of my sister’s, she came from Paris and stayed with me for one night. During the evening, as we were getting to know each other, just the two of us, Annie’s story unfurled and flowered in the twilight. Back then, Algiers was still a pe…


We Are the Kings
Fort-de-France