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Litics that seeks to locate the Mezzaterra or common ground in an increasingly globalized worldThe twenty five years’ worth of criticism and commentary collected here have earned Ahdaf Soueif a place among our most prominent Arab intellectuals Clear eyed and passionate and syndicated throughout the world they are the direct result of Soueif’s own circumstances of being “like hundreds of thousands of other

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MezzaterraS people with an Arab or a Muslim background doing daily double takes when faced with their reflection in a western mirror” Whether an account of visiting Palestine and entering the Noble Sanctuary for the first time an interpretation of women who choose to wear the veil or her post—September reflections Soueif’s intelligent fearless deeply informed essays embody the modern search for identity and community

Mezzaterra Book ò PaperbackDownload ✓ Ahdaf soueif أهداف سويف is an Egyptian short story writer novelist and political and cultural commentator She was educated in Egypt and England studied for a PhD in linguistics at the University of Lancaster Her novel The Map of Love was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and subseuently translated into languages Soueif writes primarily in English but her Arabic speaking readers say they can hear the Arabic through the English Along with in depth and sensitive readings of Egyptian history and politics Soueif also writes about Palestinians in her fiction and non fiction A shorter version of Under the Gun A Palestinian Journey was originally published in The Guardian and then printed in full in Soueif's recent collection of essays Mezzaterra Fragments from the Common Ground Soueif has also translated Mourid Barghouti's I Saw Ramallah with a foreword by Edward Said from Arabic into EnglishIn Soueif was one of than artists and writers who signed an open letter initiated by ueers Undermining Israeli Terrorism and the South West Asian North African Bay Area ueers SWANABA and calling on the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival to honor calls for an international boycott of Israeli political and cultural institutions by discontinuing Israeli consulate sponsorship of the LGBT film festival and not cosponsoring events with the Israeli consulateIn she initiated the first Palestine Festival of Literature PalFest Soueif is also a cultural and political commentator for the Guardian newspaper and she has been reporting on the Egyptian revolution In January she published Cairo My City Our Revolution – a personal account of the first year of the Egyptian revolution.

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