10 modern Arab writers who are proving that Arabic still matters

It is inspiring to see modern and successful Arab writers who add their contributions to the long and glorious history of Arabic literature. 2015-09-06 07:00Google BookmarkFacebookTwitterMoreBy Noha Medhat In today’s modern day and age, globalization has made our world a small village of easily transferred ideas and cultures. In such an environment, Western pop culture has […]

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The 10 Best Writers From Modern Turkey

Turkey has produced some of the most esteemed writers of the 20th century, with literature varying from politically entrenched revolutionizing poetry, to fictional novels highlighting the exotic mysteries of Turkish country and culture. Nazim Hikmet | © AtilimGunesBaydin/WikiCommons Nazım Hikmet (1902-1963) Born in Salonica – part of the Ottoman Empire – Hikmet is often described a ‘romantic communist’ […]

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