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[23 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 412 views]

The AUC Gerhart theater produced Saadallah Wannous’ play, ‘Rituals of a metamorphosis’ in the fall of 2011 that was a great success. Below, a review by Farah Montasser, Al Ahram Online, October 28th, 2011.

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The Guardian presents A Woman in The Crossfire, by Samar Yazbek, at Haus publishing

Samar Yazbek’s book just came out in English, at Haus publishing. The book’s translation was supported by the Sharjah Book Fair.
Below are excerpts of the review by Francis Beckett for The Guardian, June 22, 2012.

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[10 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 123 views]

Actes Sud acquired Douaihy’s Chased away’s world French rights.

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[9 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 173 views]
Review of ‘A woman in the crossfire’ – by ‘Arab lit (in English)’

“Mostly, I have shared in some people’s pain. Is there some point to secretly, in my own home, sharing in people’s pain? I don’t know. But once you’ve started, and you’ve found that you care about these people — these characters, these people — it’s also difficult to stop”