Gerbert van der Aa (1968) is a Dutch journalist, writer, editor and Africa-consultant.

Specialties: Articles and books on North- and West-Africa

Basic information

Name
Gerbert van der Aa
Expertise
North- and West-Africa
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Back to Timbuktu

  • Art
  • International

MALI -  In comic strips Timbuktu is the end of the world, and the Tuareg who live there have been attracting westerners for centuries. With minimal means they survive in the Sahara, heroically fighting the colonial occupation. Volkswagen named a car after them.