Topic: Arabic Literature

Hisham Mattar (photo: AP)

Hisham Matar's Novel ''Anatomy of a Disappearance''

The Trauma of Loss

The Syrian poet Adonis (photo: dpa)

Interview with the Syrian Poet Adonis

''I'm One Hundred Percent on the Side of the Syrian Revolution''

Adonis during the award ceremony in Frankfurt on Sunday (photo: dapd)

Goethe Prize Awarded to Syrian Poet Adonis

Honouring Condescending Scepticism

Propaganda graffiti in Tripolis on the occasion of 40 years of Gaddafi's rule (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Libyan Writers in Exile

Active in Support of the Uprising

Bashar Al Assad (photo: AP)

Resistance to the Assad Regime

Iron Hand and Bloody Reform

Temple Mount in Jerusalem (photo: AP)

Interview with Sayed Kashua

For Absolute Equality in All Areas of Life

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

Adonis (photo: dpa)

Arab Intellectuals and the Arab Spring

The Silence of the Thinkers

Interview with the Saudi Writer Badriya Al-Bishr

''Anything You Write about Is Made a Scandal, Even Love''

Fuad Rifka (photo: dpa)

Obituary for Fuad Rifka

The Advocate of Lyrical Attentiveness

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

Demonstration atTahrir Square in Cairo (photo: AP)

The Merit Publishing House in Cairo

A Mecca for Intellectuals, a Centre of the Revolution

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

Arabic in Latin Script

Lost in Arabic

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