Lubi Barre

Lubi Barre

Lubi Barre was born in Paris in 1982 and grew up in Somalia and the USA. She is an author of short stories and poems, and published stories in the German-language collection “Here and There” by Punktum Verlag in August 2020. She is a co-organiser of the independent reading series “AHAB” and director of the campus of the co-working space Factory Hammerbrooklyn in Hamburg.

Photo: Cécile Ash

Articles by this author

Black and white thinking (Issue II/2022)

Having a voice

From a Somalian childhood to reading books in Paris and writing in Germany: On why I had to learn a foreign language to express myself freely.