Thursday, July 12, 2018
review of Rana Haddad's novel 'The Unexpected Love Objects of Dunya Noor'
English version of article published in Arabic in Al-Hayat newspaper on 12 July 2018. Rana Haddad tells a Syrian love story in Englis...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Q&As with Rana Haddad author of 'The Unexpected Love Objects of Dunya Noor'
Q&As with Syrian-British writer Rana Haddad, whose debut novel The Unexpected Love Objects of Dunya Noor was recently published by...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Writers' voices from the "banned" Muslim nations cross the Atlantic in Banthology
In January the UK publisher Comma Press published a unique and timely anthology of new short stories, by writers from the seven Muslim-m...
Thursday, February 08, 2018
50 years on from Waguih Ghali's suicide his taboo-busting diaries make debut in print
The diaries of Egyptian writer Waguih Ghali are published half a century after his suicide by Susannah Tarbush, London [an Arabi...
interview with May Hawas editor of The Diaries of Waguih Ghali: An Egyptian Writer in the Swinging Sixties
May Hawas Susannah Tarbush interviews Egyptian scholar and writer May Hawas, editor of The Diaries of Waguih Ghali: An Egyptian Wri...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Arab authors at Suhbbak Festival probe Writing Against the Grain
L to R: Robin Yassin-Kassab; Mona Kareem; Ali Bader, Ghazi Gheblawi 'Writing Against the Grain' was the title of the opening s...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Two books by dissident Israeli academic Ilan Pappe mark 50th anniversary of 1967 war
Ilan Pappe′s latest publications Israel′s mega-prison The dissident Israeli historian and activist Ilan Pappe is...
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