Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Emerging Voices from the Middle East

The Emerging Voices from the Middle East series is intended to reflect the wide spectrum of expression that has come into being since the turn of the millennium. The Middle East is witnessing an unprecedented literary revolution, with new voices ushering in new articulation of of identity, social methods, and literary genres. By focusing on new authors who began publishing in the twenty-first century, this series will introduce readers to writers who are at the cutting edge of Middle Eastern culture.

Coming Soon:

Ahmed Naji's Using Life (2017).

Available Now:

Limbo Beirut A Bit of Air
Limbo Beirut (2016)
by Hilal Chouman
Translated by Anna Zjalka Stanton 
A Bit of Air (2012)
by Walid Taher
Translated by Anita Husen
I Want to Get Married! (2010)
By Ghada Abdel Aal
Translated by Nora Eltahawy

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