Month: December 2018

Eritrean Persecuted Journalist Yirgalem Awarded Writer’s Scholarship in Germany

Staff* Eritrean poet and journalist Yirgalem Fisseha Mebrhatu has arrived in Munich, Germany to start a one-year scholarship awarded by Writers-in-Exile Program of the PEN Deutschland (German PEN Center). Upon her arrival at Munich International Airport on Monday, the 3rd of December, Yirgalem was welcomed by the program’s commissioner and staff. “Finally, Yirgalem has arrived

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