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Naguib Mahfouz

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1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

Reading 'Frankenstein' in Baghdad

Newsweek
It is as important a monument to Arab writing as the Café Riche in Old Cairo, made famous by Naguib Mahfouz in his Cairo Trilogy. Friday, the start of the Muslim weekend, was when people would gather at al-Mutanabbi to trade stories and buy or swap ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

Writer Mohammed Magdy: My dark past created my bright present

Daily News Egypt
Regarding the Arabic writers, I prefer to read for Mohammed Mansi Qandil, Naguib Mahfouz, Bahaa Taher and Yasser Ahmed, the author of “Aks El Etegah and Gomhoreyet El -Qerd El-Ahmar”, although he's not a very well known writer. In my opinion, Ahdaf ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

Something That Almost Works

Huffington Post
I'd like to leave you with beautiful words of Naguib Mahfouz: "The problem's not that the truth is harsh but that the liberation from the ignorance is as painful as being born. Run after truth until you're breathless. Accept the pain involved in re ...

1988 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Naguib Mahfouz News

'Muslim reformers': Forever talking the talk, never walking the walk

Human Events
But, as one human rights advocate in Egypt was quick to quip: “What, didn't the ulema and sheikhs of Al Azhar denounce as un-Islamic Naguib Mahfouz and Farag Foda and others from among the intellectuals and writers whose activities were stopped and ...

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