Author: Sarah Mersch

Anouar Brahem (photo: Przemek Wozny)

The Tunisian oud player Anouar Brahem

Remembering turmoil

Inside the El Ghriba synagogue in Tunisia (photo: dpa)

The Jewish community in Tunisia

"Everything is ok; we don't have any problems"

Relatives of the victims of the revolution demonstrating in Tunis (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Victims of the Tunisian Revolution

The slow and painful search for the truth

The chamber of the Tunisian parliament (photo: Fethi Belaid/AFP/Getty Images)

Tunisia's new constitution

The pain and joy of giving birth

Prison cell (photo: PRILL Mediendesign/Fotolia)

Death Penalty in Tunisia

On the Way to Class Justice

Performance of Fadhel Jaibi's play "Tsunami" in Dougga (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Tunisian Theatre Director Fadhel Jaibi

Warning against a Black Wave of Islamism

Moncef Marzouki (photo: Fethi Belaid/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview with Moncef Marzouki

''We Don't Have a Magic Wand''

Mourners carry the coffin of slain opposition leader Chokri Belaid during his funeral procession towards the nearby cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis, February 8, 2013 (photo: Reuters)

Tunisia's Government in Crisis

A Political Earthquake

Protests in Tunisia after Belaid's Killing (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Tunisia in Turmoil after Chokri Belaid Killing

Between Anger and Grief

Demonstration of the UGTT in Tunis (photo: dapd)

Tunisia Two Years after Ben Ali

''The Revolution Is Like Yeast Dough''

Screenshot of the gay-right website 'Gayday magazine' (source: Gayday magazine)

Gay Rights in Tunisia

Not Illegal, but Taboo

Demonstration for women's rights in Tunis (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Islam and Women's Rights in Tunisia

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Equality in Danger

Demonstration for women's rights in Tunis (photo: DW/S. Mersch)

Post-revolution Tunisia

Women Try to Assert Independence

Maya Jribi (centre) during a party conference in Tunis (photo: DW)

Interview with the Tunisian Opposition Politician Maya Jribi

''Tunisia Is Rooted in the Modern and Tolerant Tradition of Islam''

Anti-Bena Ali protests in Tunis (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Tunisia Begins to Process Recent History

Accusations and Reconciliation

Graffiti in Tunis (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Tunisia's Art Scene after the Overthrow of Ben Ali

Politics as Inspiration