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The Arch and The Butterfly by Mohammed Achaari

By |2017-05-23T17:33:55+01:00January 20th, 2017|Categories: Maghreb, Reading|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Arch and the Butterfly represents a fine example of the maturity of the contemporary Moroccan novel, both in its aesthetics and its politics. It is a beautifully written novel that was recognised for the mastery of its craft in 2011 when it was awarded the International Arabic Booker Prize.

International Solidarity in World Literature

By |2017-09-12T11:36:44+01:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In this podcast Dr Anna Bernard (King's College London) examines internationalist world literature by returning to a previous moment in world literary history: a selection of English-language poetry anthologies that were circulated within the anti-apartheid and Palestine solidarity movements in Britain in the 1970s and early 1980s.