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The committee : a novel

Author: Sunʻ Allāh Ibrāhīm; Mary S St Germain; Charlene Constable
Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2001.
Series: Middle East literature in translation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This wry take on Kafka's The Trial revolves around its narrator's attempts to petition successfully the elusive ruling body of his country known simply as "the Committee."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ibrāhīm, Sunʻ Allāh.
Committee.
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606586676
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sunʻ Allāh Ibrāhīm; Mary S St Germain; Charlene Constable
ISBN: 0815607261 9780815607267
OCLC Number: 47971697
Description: 166 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Middle East literature in translation.
Other Titles: Lajnah.
Responsibility: Sunʻallah Ibrahim ; translated from the Arabic by Mary St. Germain and Charlene Constable.

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Writing in a symbolic and minimalist style, author Sonallah Ibrahim has been called the Egyptian Kafka. This wry take on Kafka's "The Trial" revolves around its narrator's attempts to petition  Read more...

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