Meet Me in Gaza: Uncommon Stories of Life Inside the Strip

The Gaza Strip is a place synonymous with certain words: prison, terrorism, war, hopelessness, collateral damage,  and the seeming lost cause of the Palestinians. So many questions of life inside Gaza, however, remain unanswered. How do people, and goods, get in and out of Gaza? Do Gazans ever have fun? Is the Strip a beautiful […]

Selling Olga: Stories of Human Trafficking and Resistance

… But it feels like another war is still being fought here… a war against women. They are trafficked like cargo, and traded like stock; the price for each calculated according to how much profit can be extracted from her afterwards. Louisa Waugh spent three years researching and writing this vivid, unflinching investigation into human […]

Hearing Birds Fly: A Nomadic Year in Mongolia

HEARING BIRDS FLY is Louisa Waugh’s passionate account of working in a remote Mongolian mountain village, and the lives of the neighbours and friends she lived alongside. After two years in the Mongolian Capital, Ulan Bataar, the coldest capital city on earth, Louisa yearned to spend time on the Mongol steppe, the vast open wind-swept […]

Hohe Berge, tiefe Täler, weites Land: Mein Jahr mit Nomaden in der Mongolei

The German version