Conflict & Justice

German author wins Nobel

Herta M�ller has been awarded the Nobel prize for literature. The Romanian born author is renowned for her books based on life under the harsh regime of the dictator Ceausescu. M�ller was born in 1953 in Romania. Jeb Sharp profiles the German author.


Romanians mark somber anniversary

The people of Romania are marking the 20th anniversary of the revolution which brought down communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu. Matthew Brunwasser looks at how Romanians have been dealing with their recent past.