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In Search of Ali Mahmoud: An American Woman in Egypt

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Hardcover, 343 pages
Published January 28th 1973 by Saturday Review Press (first published 1973)
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Jewish American woman from Cambridge, Mass went to Cairo in 1971 to live with an Arab (upper class) family.


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Date of Birth: 1935

Vivian Gornick is an American critic, essayist, and memoirist. For many years she wrote for the Village Voice. She currently teaches writing at The New School. For the 2007-2008 academic year, she will be a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University. She caused a controversy when she said that she had invented parts of Fierce Attachments, her largely autobiographica
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