Search Results: "Ussama Makdisi"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 22, 2010

"A work of impressive clarity and scholarship."
A sage, evenhanded look at the souring of a once-promising relationship. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Those looking for a moving and humane account of the lives of Palestinians will be rewarded, but readers expecting an evenhanded assessment will be disappointed."
An intense look at the difficult daily existence of people who are often little more than pawns in a bigger chess game. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 24, 2006

"Well-written and quite revealing."
Makdisi (Beirut Fragments, 1990) blends feminism and international politics in this examination of the lives and aspirations of the women of her family over roughly the last century. Read full book review >