Category Archives: Naguib Mahfouz

ثرثرة فوق النيل، نجيب محفوظ / Adrift on the Nile by Naguib Mahfouz

In May we’re reading ثرثرة فوق النيل، نجيب محفوظ / Adrift on the Nile by Egyptian Author Naguib Mahfouz, translated by Frances Liardet. A brief summary of the book from AUC Press: “It is the late sixties, and for the group … Continue reading

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حضرة المحترم، نجيب محفوظ / Respected Sir, Naguib Mahfouz

For September we’re reading حضرة المحترم، نجيب محفوظ / Respected Sir by Egyptian Author Naguib Mahfouz, translated by Rasheed El-Enany. A brief summary of the book from AUC Press: “Respected Sir is a story of vaulting ambition. Othman Bayyumi joins the civil … Continue reading

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