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Book Review: The other face of the Islamic Caliphates

Ahram Online
Sulaiman Fayyad, who died in February 2015, was known as one of Egypt's most prominent short story writers and novelists. Fayyad belongs to the generation after Nobel Literature winner Naguib Mahfouz. His first short story collection, I am Thirsty ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

Nash Naam: A first: Israel and the Arabs on the same side

Effingham Daily News
We discussed, amidst the echo of distant bomb explosions, Tolstoy, Faulkner, Naguib Mahfouz, and Rachmaninov. We developed mutual admiration on the spot. So, here we were on the opposite sides in the middle of a war connecting with each other as ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

A cultural shift as iconic Cairo cafe closes

Yahoo! Maktoob News
At first, the army's coup gave a shot in the arm to Egypt's native leftist and liberal intellectuals, revolutionaries and writers, including Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz, who held his literary court there for many years. But these artists and ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

You're Not Consuming More Arabic Literature, Just 'More of Mahfouz'?

Oye! Times
This brings the piece around to the sole Arabophone winner, Naguib Mahfouz. After his win, the author asserts, “a curious phenomenon soon appeared: much of the fiction coming out of Mahfouz's native Egypt began to look just like his. Western readers ...

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