Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2010

208 Pages

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9789774163401

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Saint Theresa and Sleeping with Strangers

Two Modern Arabic Novellas

Bahaa Abdelmeguid

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

In these two short novels, Bahaa Abdel Meguid displays the impressive range of his narrative imagination. Set in the lower-class Cairo district of Shubra, Saint Theresa tells the story of two young women, Budour and Sawsan, childhood friend who come of age following the 1967 war.


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