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Hikayat : short stories by Lebanese women

Author: Roseanne Saad Khalaf
Publisher: London : Telegram, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The characters in these stories are on the brink of something - whether it be religious or social divides, or sexual awakening. The language reflects the great tension, and the great beauty in their transformation. And the collection as a whole reveals the rich diversity of the complex multi-cultural society out of which these stories have emerged."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Anthologie
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hikayat.
London : Telegram, 2006
(OCoLC)608565813
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roseanne Saad Khalaf
ISBN: 9781846590115 1846590116
OCLC Number: 65767923
Description: 222 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A spaceship of tenderness to the moon / Layla Baalbaki --
The cellist / Rima Alamuddin --
The green bird / Emily Nasrallah --
Chat / Hoda Barakat --
Improvisations on a missing string / Nazik Saba Yared --
The language of the secret / Najwa Barakat --
The hot seat / Hanan al-Shaykh --
The power of death / Etel Adnan --
Stories by Mariam / Alawiya Sobh --
The sotyr of Warda / Iman Humaydan Younes --
The fragrant garden / Mishka Moujabbar Mourani --
The phone call / Renee Hayek --
Pieces of a past life / Merriam Haffar --
Not today / Jana Faour --
Red lips / Mai Ghoussoub --
Red car / Nadine Rachid Laure Touma --
Omega: definitions / Zeina B. Ghandour --
A slice of beach / Houda Karim --
A pomegranate notebook / May Menassa --
Khamsin / Jocelyn Awad --
Wild child / Zalfa Feghali --
Trapped / Nada Ramadan --
Name-calling / Evelyn Shakir --
Voice / Patricia Sarrafian Ward --
Painted reflections / Hala Alyan --
The one-eyed man / Lina Mounzer.
Responsibility: edited by Roseanne Saad Khalaf.

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An anthology of Lebanese women fiction writers, this title offers a mix of stories by published authors with established reputations, such as Emily Nasrallah, Hanan Sheikh, and Alaweeya Sobh,  Read more...

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