A Brief Introduction to Modern Arabic Literature (En)
By: Tresilian, DavidShare
This brief introduction offers a unique overview, focusing on developments over the last fifty years. It provides a guide to the literary landscape, indicating the major landmarks in the shape of authors, ideas and debates.
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Saqi Books, Beirut, 2008
13 x 20 cm
9780863564055 / 9780863564055
The picture that emerges shows that the literature of the modern Arab worlds, Europe's closest neighbour, is not so far from us as we are sometimes encouraged to think.
A timely contribution to the dialogue between East and West, bringing modern Arabic literature into the mainstream for English-speaking readers.