Arab Authors on Brexit

Because why not:

Iraqi-British playwright Hassan Abdulrazzak on the sad day for Iraq:

Iraqi-Lebanese-British satirist and architect Karl Sharro:

Egyptian novelist Ibrahim Abdelmeguid, perhaps one of those insta-commentators, on how the E.U. only matters for small countries:

Writer-translator Karim Trablousi:


Libyan-British novelist Hisham Matar:

Moroccan novelist Laila Lalami;

Egyptian-British novelist Ahdaf Soueif:

The great Jordanian poet and travel writer Amjad Nasser on the exit of Ireland and Scotland and the end of Great Britain:

And the popular blogger known as “Zeinobia”: