This article traces the manifestations of comedy and drama in the Near East since ancient Egyptian times,through the sixties. An important source for researchers.
This article documents Rihani's rise from the comic cabaret skits of the early twenties to his full blown social comedy of the late forties.
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This article describes the critique of polygamy in the famous novel by Taha Hussein,the internationally known blind novelist of Egypt.
Nonfiction/Middle East Politics
"The pages emit the heat, dust, and calls from Cairo's minarets, making the book a worthy acquistion."