Country: Maghreb

teenagers in Cairo (photo: AP)

Arian Fariborz: ''Rock the Kasbah''

Pop Music and Protests in the Islamic World

Nasr Hamid Abu Zaid (photo: Ikhlas Abbis)

Interview with Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd

For a Plurality of Koranic Interpretations

Mohammed XVI (photo: dpad)

Constitutional Reform in Morocco

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I Am the Reform!

Anti-Bena Ali protests in Tunis (photo: Sarah Mersch)

Tunisia Begins to Process Recent History

Accusations and Reconciliation

Women protesting in Cairo against the Mubarak regime (photo: dpa)

Interview with Sami Kilani

''The Symbol of Resistance Is Not the Bullet!''

Noam Comsky photo dw

Interview with Noam Chomsky

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''The West Is Terrified of Arab Democracies''

Award Ceremony at the Paulskirche (photo: Wikipedia)

German Peace Prize for Boualem Sansal

A Good, Cowardly Choice

Boualem Sansal (photo dpa)

Algerian Literature

Boualem Sansal Wins Top German Cultural Award

Khaled Al-Khamissi (left) and Stefan Weidner (photomontage: Susanne Schanda/DW)

In Dialogue: Khaled Al-Khamissi – Stefan Weidner

The Arab Spring

Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasiti, the 7th Maqāma of Maqamat al-Harīrī dating from the mid-10th century, with a 13th century illustration

Rethinking World Literature

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The Arabic Novel in Non-Western Eyes

Tahar Ben Jelloun is awarded the Legio of Honour by President Sarkozy (photo: AP)

Tahar Ben Jelloun: ''The Arab Spring''

The Comfortable Way to Take Part in a Revolution

Secretary General of Nato Rasmussen and Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

Political Change in the Middle East

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The Reordering of the World

Cover of 'Lyrics Alley' (source: publisher)

Oriental Clichés in Literary Publishing

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A Dalek in a Burqa

Tunisian flag and victory sign (photo: dpa)

Interview with Ralf Melzer

''Tunisia's Reform Process Is On Track''

Sadiq Jalal al-Azm (photo: Wikipedia)

Interview with Sadiq Jalal al-Azm

A New Spirit of Revolution

Arabic in Latin Script (photo: © Culture et politique arabes)

Arabic in Latin Script

Lost in Arabic

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