Nonfiction

Adonis: ‘When al-Sayyab Visited Beirut in 1957’

“I remember now Badr Shakir al-Sayyab – I see him in our house, with a group of friends, sitting on small straw chairs, sharing a table, or improvising a seat on the floor.”

Read more

afikra Conversations: Shawkat Toorawa

Join the afikra team as the interview Shawkat Toorawa for the afikra Conversations series. Professor Shawkat M. Toorawa is a Professor of Arabic at Yale, he received his BA, MA, […]

Read more