Olaf Haagensen

is a literary critic for the Norwegian weekly newspaper Morgenbladet.


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The barbarians are here

A letter from Lampedusa

A typical Mediterranean island, poor but charming – to the tourists, at least. At the same time though, Lampedusa is of course a symbol of the refugee crisis and a microcosm of the militarization of the Mediterranean. Fear and misconceptions abound in equal measure. Olaf Haagensen reports.

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