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Jane Bowles [1917-1973]


Cherifa [Amina Bakalia]         



Bowles American novelist and her husband Paul Bowles lived a very emancipated life-long before the social revolution of 68 normalised many sexual practices .They were both homosexuals , preferred to have sex with their own kind but remained married all their lives. They went to live permanently in Morocco in 1947 . In Tangier, J.Bowles felt under the spell of Cherifa , a grain seller, who stripped her of all her possessions and destroyed her.



[photo Galia_sherf]

Jane Bowles [1917-1973]

Cherifa [Amina Bakalia]

Bowles American novelist and her husband Paul Bowles lived a very emancipated life-long before the social revolution of 68 normalised many sexual practices .They were both homosexuals , preferred to have sex with their own kind but remained married all their lives. They went to live permanently in Morocco in 1947 . In Tangier, J.Bowles felt under the spell of Cherifa , a grain seller, who stripped her of all her possessions and destroyed her.

[photo Galia_sherf]