Keywords: arabic

Dates on My Fingers: An Iraqi Novel

Dates on My Fingers: An Iraqi Novel


Muhsin Al-Ramli

ISBN: 9781617975523
Year of publication: 2014

Dates On My Fingers by Muhsin Al-Ramli To Iraq, the cradle of my childhood and the cradle of civilization To Spain, my way station of peace after a long road crowded with wars CHAPTER 1 I wouldnt have been able to write my familys story and expose its shame if my father hadnt encouraged me to do so while cutting my hair in his Madrid club. Write whatever you want, he said. Nothing will happen worse than has already happened. This world is all fucked up. At the time, I didnt comment on what he ...

Keywords: Arabic Fiction Foreign Language Study General Political Romance
The Woman from Tantoura : A Palestinian Novel

The Woman from Tantoura : A Palestinian Novel


Radwa Ashour

ISBN: 9789774166150
Year of publication: 2014

The Woman from Tantoura A Palestinian Novel by Radwa Ashour For Mourid Barghouti Translators Acknowledgments I would like to thank Radwa Ashour, Wendy Munyon, and Kelly Zaug for their generous contributions to this translation. I would also like to thank Neil Hewison and Nadine El-Hadi, of the American University in Cairo Press, for their unfailing kindness in support of the work. I would like to dedicate this translation to the memory of Farouk Abdel Wahab. 1 Cast Ashore He came out of the sea. ...

Keywords: Arabic Fiction Foreign Language Study Historical Literary Political