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Naguib Mahfouz

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Sudan: Majzoub Aidarous

AllAfrica.com
A: The important breakthrough by Tayeb Salih was surmounting an impasse the Arab novel reached at the time when unique novelist Naguib Mahfouz dominated the Arab cultural arena setting a ceiling that was difficult to reach. Salih, however, opened up a ...

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This Day in History

Jamaica Observer
1988: Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz becomes first Arabic-language writer to win Nobel Prize for literature. 1991: Twenty-one blacks are killed in a series of attacks in South Africa's black townships. 1997: Queen Elizabeth II begins visit to India to ...

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Today in History, 13/10

Yahoo7 News
1988 - Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz becomes first Arabic-language writer to win Nobel Prize for literature. 1990 - Le Duc Tho, co-founder of the Vietnamese Communist Party, dies in Hanoi aged 79. 1992 - The pyramids, the Sphinx and other monuments ...

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Nobel Prize for Literature: Beating the drum for Athol Fugard to be nominated in 2018

Daily Maverick
On the last category, the Prize's website observed, “the Academy's Eurocentric policy was also significantly altered by the choices of Wole Soyinka from Nigeria in 1986 and Naguib Mahfouz from Egypt in 1988. Later practice shows the extension to Nadine ...

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