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A Long Way Gone

Ishmael Beah, author of A Long Way Gone tells about his experiences on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart":

ABOUT ISHMAEL BEAH

Biography

A Speech Beah Made in 2006

Beah on the title of the book

ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS

"A Child Soldier Grows Up" by Alissa Swango

"Ishmael Beah Was Never Very Far Away" an interview by Dave Weich

"Ishmael Beah's Memoirs of a Boy Soldier" an interview on National Public Radio

Book Review

Readers Comment on the Book

MULTIMEDIA

Ishmael Beah Reading / Interview / Audience Q&A

Video and Audio Clips

A Radio Interview

Poetry from Writers in Sierra Leone

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STUDY MATERIALS

Reading Guide 1

Reading Guide 2

Publisher's Website

HISTORY

Pictures of Sierra Leone Before the War

How did the war begin?

Maps of Sierra Leone

About Genocide in Africa

Interactive Map of Africa

Heroes of Sierra Leone

ABOUT THE WAR IN SIERRA LEONE

"Child Soldiers"

Human Rights Watch

An Eyewitness View

What Happens to Women in Sierra Leone

Women Speak Out

What are they doing about it?

Have you seen the film "Blood Diamond"?