Monday, September 19, 2011

Novelists Hisham Matar and Ali Al-Muqri Speak on Writing During a Revolution

Hisham Matar
Ali Al-Muqri
Libyan novelist Hisham Matar (Anatomy of a Disappearance) and Yemeni novelist Ali Al-Muqri (The Handsome Jew) consider the writer's role during revolutionary times in this recent post written for Arabic Literature (in English):  The IPI will bring writers from other parts of the Arab world in the same series.  See M. Lynx Qualey's great blog for more information: Arabic Literature (in English).