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The Waiting List: An Iraqi Woman's Tales of Alienation

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Daisy Al-Amir is one of the more visible figures in women's fiction in the Arab world today. This collection of stories, originally published in Lebanon as Ala La'ihat al-Intizar, is the most recent of her five publications. Her stories intimately reflect women's experiences in the chaotic worlds of the Lebanese civil war and the rise of Saadam Hussain as Iraq's leader. Se ...more
Paperback, 95 pages
Published November 11th 1994 by University of Texas Press (first published 1994)
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Reflections and reflective incidences. Like Pessoa's "Book of Disquiet" but more anxious and melancholic.
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