Search Results: "Osama Ettouney"


BOOK REVIEW

BETWEEN ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES by Thomas Peyton
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Oct. 4, 2013

"An eloquent and charming, if somewhat aimless, memoir and travelogue."
A posthumous collection of essays and musings by a well-traveled man. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE TEETH OF THE COMB & OTHER STORIES by Osama Alomar
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 25, 2017

"Swamps and streams, lightning and dogs all play a part in these beguiling, suggestive fables. The stories are of perfect length, but one wishes the book went on for much longer."
Elegant, often elegiac sketches by Syrian-born writer Alomar, now a resident of Chicago. Read full book review >

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OSAMA ALOMAR
by Stephanie Buschardt

Syrian writer Osama Alomar’s very short allegorical stories are extolled in much of the Arab world for their incisive wit and sly commentary on the region’s capricious sociopolitical landscape, yet here, in America, where he’s lived in exile since 2008, they’re still being exhumed. 2014 saw the U.S. release of Fullblood Arabian, his first body of work to be ...


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