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Books - World
3/3/2013 12:14:40 PM
Nobel literature laureate Mo Yan has hit back at critics who accused him of being too close to China's government, saying in a newspaper interview he does not write on behalf of the ruling Communist party

World - International
2/27/2013 7:29:13 PM
Hessel was a Holocaust survivor and leading member of the French resistance, as well as a major influence on the 'Occupy' protest movement

Books - Review
1/27/2013 12:50:02 PM
The discussion on Mahmoud El-Wardani's latest novel at the Cairo Intl Book Fair brings Egypt's history of political struggle to life

Books -
1/9/2013 8:25:19 PM
Six novels dealing with varied thematic concerns reach the shortlist for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction to be announced April 2013

Books -
12/31/2012 12:01:01 PM
The new series will present Arabic literary heritage to readers in new editions, including the first modern Arabic novel

Books -
12/25/2012 2:17:29 PM
Mekkawi never accepted the common conception that philosophy and literature are opposed; he was known for his philosophical works and saw himself as a literary writer

Books -
12/25/2012 9:34:00 AM
Life on Hold, released in English, explores the gap between the old impoverished world of Saudis and the consumeristic years after various oil booms and the dichotomies it created

Books -
12/12/2012 2:30:33 PM
Egyptian author's novel Bayt Al-Dib will be translated into English as part of the AUC award

Books -
12/10/2012 3:16:04 PM
The children's literature longlist includes four Egyptian writers - Mikkawi Saeed, Walid Taher, Sahar Abdullah and Najla Jalal Al-Sayyed Allam

Books - World
12/9/2012 4:01:13 PM
Mo Yan, Chinese Nobel laureate for literature, blasts critics who accuse him of being stooge for Beijing, calling on his detractors to read what he's written

Books -
12/9/2012 3:14:32 PM
Sudan’s Mazin Mustafa examines the life and work of the late Argentinean writer Ernesto Sabato in his new book

Books -
12/5/2012 12:54:36 PM
Chinese writer Mo Yan won the 2012 Nobel Prize for literature this year

Books -
12/5/2012 10:01:01 AM
The Edinburgh World Writers' Conference, hosted by the British Council, includes discussions on the politics of literature and the future of the novel, and is open to the public

Timeout - Lectures & Book Signings
11/11/2012 10:24:51 PM

Books - World
10/30/2012 11:56:42 AM
Wang Xiaofang's books delve into the inner world of Chinese political life, exposing the corruption that plagues the world's most populous country

Books -
10/17/2012 7:47:17 PM
American University in Cairo will host a lecture in memory of Palestinian-American author and political figure Edward Said on 1 November

Books - World
10/15/2012 1:19:39 PM
Chinese dissident author Liao Yiwu on Sunday tore into the leadership in Beijing, describing his homeland as an "inhuman empire with bloody hands" as he scooped a prestigious German book prize

Books - World
10/14/2012 12:09:54 PM
Flush with the success of 'Fifty Shades of Grey', erotic literature is increasingly finding fans among women seduced by the discretion afforded by ebooks, publishers say

Books - World
10/11/2012 1:02:06 PM
Chinese writer Mo Yan won the 2012 Nobel prize for literature on Thursday for works which the jury said had qualities of "hallucinatory realism "

Books - World
10/11/2012 12:34:41 PM
In anticipation of the Nobel Literature Prize announcement on Thursday, speculations focus on world-known favourites

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