Category Archives: Anthony Calderbank

الباذنجانة الزرقاء، ميرال الطحاوي / Blue Aubergine by Miral al-Tahawy

In November we’re reading الباذنجانة الزرقاء، ميرال الطحاوي / Blue Aubergine by Egyptian author Miral al-Tahawy, translated by Anthony Calderbank. A summary of the book from AUC Press: “Blue Aubergine tells the story of a young Egyptian woman, born in 1967, … Continue reading

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ذات، صنع الله إبرتهيم / Zaat by Sonallah Ibrahim

For May we’re reading ذات، صنع الله إبرتهيم / Zaat by Egyptian author Sonallah Ibrahim, translated by Anthony Calderbank. A summary of the book from AUC Press: “This unusual and much lauded novel tells the story of the life of … Continue reading

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