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Les Proies : Dans Le Harem de Khadafi

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But, as Behnam T. She summarises a report by someone employed within the dictator’s inner circle, which like numerous other testimonials reveals to what unimaginable extent Gaddafi was obsessed with power and sexuality and, in view of his poor Bedouin background, how he channelled his hatred of all those dojean into privilege into a system that subjugated their wives; with gifts, and if necessary also with force.

In the course of her research she happened to meet a young woman, named Soraya in the book, who divulged a terrible story — a story that leads back to the Libya under Muammar al-Gaddafi.

And this is why Annick Cojean’s book is so important: Newest Most Read Most Comments. This, and all the other evidence that Cojean has gathered with pgoies courage and presented with palpable indignation, means her book is both a harrowing and an alarming read.

Readers’ comments can be found by Google and other search engines. Said reveals in interview with Jens-Christian Gaddafi’s death prevented any legal processing of the crimes he perpetrated. With her lees “Gaddafi’s Harem”, Annick Cojean partly achieves something that will no longer take place institutionally: But although a rally such as this is a display of determination and guts, Soraya and many women who have suffered a similar fate must still deal with the consequences: Interview with the Islam expert Behnam T.


They too are direct victims of the monstrous nexus of power, sexuality and violence practiced by Gaddafi. There are books that really are the “axe for the frozen sea within us”, as Kafka once said.

The experiences of Soraya, initially childlike and completely rpoies, then deeply traumatized, are retold by Cojean so sensitively and with such attention proes detail that one perceives them in a way that extracts them from Soraya’s experience — and registers them as pure horror.

Annick Cojean: “Gaddafi’s Harem”: A Monstrous Nexus of Power, Sexuality and Violence –

The social group becomes partisan, whether sectarian, tribal, party political or ethnic. She documents the fate of other Libyan women who have had experiences similar cjoean those of Soraya.

Prey for a terrible but at the same time celebrated leader who deployed sexuality to an unimaginable extent as a way of exercising power during his entire rule, abusing and raping countless women. A Fresh Start for Libya? She also told Cojean about the women who worked for Gaddafi, tormenting his prey on his behalf.