North Africa and Middle East



Texts by individual authors

Texts by individual authors

Ahmed, Leila. A Border Passage: From Cairo to America – A Woman’s Journey. New York: Ferrer, Straus & Giroux, 1999. (autobiography)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Alameddine, Rabih. The Hakawati. London: Picador, 2008. (novel)
ULB 3K 21200, in print

Djebar, Assia. Women of Algiers in Their Apartment. Trans. Marjolijn de Jager. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1992. (novel, 1980)
ULB 3K 21697, in print

Faqir, Fadia. Pillars of Salt: A Novel. New York: Interlink Books, 2004. (novel, 1997)
im Erwerbungsvorgang

Hanania, Tony. Unreal City. London: Bloomsbury, 2000. (novel)
im Erwerbungsvorgang

Hassan, Ihab. Out of Egypt: Scenes and Arguments of an Autobiography. Carbondale, Edwardsville: Southern Illinois UP, 1986. (postmodern autobiography)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Mahjoub, Jamal. In the Hour of Signs. Oxford: Heinemann Educational Publishers, 1996. (novel)
im Erwerbungsvorgang

Said Makdisi, Jean. Beirut Fragments: A War Memoir. New York: Persea Books, 1990. (memoir/novel)
Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Salih, Tayeb. Season of Migration to the North. Trans. and ed. Denys Johnson-Davis. London: Penguin Books, 2003. (novel, 1968)
EngSem PAF Sali C:1, in print

Soueif, Ahdaf. The Map of Love. London: Bloomsbury, 2000. (novel)
ULB 3F 83950, in print


Akash, Munir, and Khaled Mattawa. Post-Gibran. Anthology of New Arab American Writing. West Bethesda, Md: Kitab, 1999.

Ordered for EngSem, still in print

Kadi, Joanna, ed. Food for Our Grandmothers. Writings by Arab-American & Arab-Canadian Feminists. Boston, MA: South End Press, 1994.
im Erwerbungsvorgang

Ghazoul, Ferial J., and Barbara Harlow, eds. The View from Within: Writers and Critics on Contemporary Arabic Literature. A Selection from Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics. Cairo: The American Univ. in Cairo Press, 1994.  
Bibl. Arabistik und Islamwissenschaft Mg 428 a1, in print

Scott Meisami, Julie, and Paul Starkey, eds. Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature. Vol. 1 & 2. London & New York: Routledge, 1998.
Bibl. Arabistik und Islamwissenschaft Mg 26 a1 & Mg 26 a2, in print


Al-Musawi, Muhsin Jassim. The Postcolonial Arabic Novel: Debating Ambivalence. Leiden, Boston, MA: Brill, 2003.
Bibl. Arabistik und Islamwissenschaft Mg 456 b1, in print

Nash, Geoffrey. The Anglo-Arab Encounter: Fiction and Autobiography by Arab Writers in English. Bern: Peter Lang, 2007.
ULB 3K 4715, in print

Salaita, Steven. Arab American Literary Fictions, Cultures, and Politics. American Literature Readings in the 21st Century. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
ULB 3F 71314, in print

Sharabi, Hisham, ed. Theory, Politics and the Arab World: Critical Responses. London, New York: Routledge, 1990.
Bibl. Arabistik und Islamwissenschaft Rh 549 b1, in print