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By Dalya Cohen-Mor

Together with sixty brief tales via 40 ladies writers from around the Arab international, this assortment opens a number of home windows onto Arab tradition and society and provides prepared insights into what Arab girls believe and imagine. The tales deal not just with feminist concerns but in addition with issues of a social, cultural, and political nature. assorted types and modes of writing are represented, in addition to a range of strategies and inventive methods, and the authors current many issues of view and numerous methods of fixing difficulties and confronting occasions in lifestyle. vigorous, outspoken, and provocative, those tales are crucial studying for someone attracted to the Arab international.

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