After the Arab Spring: 5 Writers to Watch

In the chaotic aftermath of the Arab Spring, writers from the Middle East and North Africa have channeled their frustrations into novels that explore the political and social fallout that followed the revolutions.

Here are five rising literary stars from the region.


Click here for the complete New York Times article.

Read an excerpt of Khaled Khalifa’s forthcoming No Knives in the Kitchen of This City (Hoopoe).










Posted on 13/06/2016 in FICTION Alternative History, FICTION Crime, FICTION General, FICTION Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural, FICTION Political, Uncategorized, tagged as Arab world, award-winning, Hoopoe Fiction, Khaled Khalifa, Middle East, No Knives in the Kitchen of This City, novel


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