Beyond the Dunes
An Anthology of Modern Saudi LiteratureeBook - 2006
Saudi Arabia has changed beyond all recognition in the past few decades, and the country's writers have been pre-eminent in grappling with the dilemmas, the cultural jarring and the identity problems thrown up by such an accelerated pace of change. "Beyond The Dunes" opens up for the first time the diversity and richness of contemporary Saudi Arabian literature to an English-speaking audience in this uniquely accessible book. Mansour al Hazimi, Salma Khadra Jayyusi and Ezzat Khattab have put together a varied selection of poetry, short stories, novel extracts, personal accounts, dram.
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the US by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xvi, 528 pages)