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Title Modern Arabic fiction : an anthology / edited by Salma Khadra Jayyusi.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, 2005.

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 Main Stacks  PJ7694.E8 M59 2005    AVAILABLE
Description xix, 1056 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Arabic fiction -- 20th century.
Contents PT. 1. THE PIONEERS. The highway robber/ Marun ʻAbboud -- The little gods/ Dhannoun Ayyoub -- The snake/ Mahmoud Badawi -- My sleepless nights/ ʻAli al-Duʻaji -- The mailman/ Tawfiq al-Hakim -- The divining stones/ Yahya Haqqi -- Grace/ Jaʻfar al-Khalili -- "Hello"/ Mahmoud Taher Lashin -- How I became a demon of the Jinn/ Ibrahim ʻAbd al-Qadir al-Mazini -- The ʻUmda in the tavern/ Muhammad al-Muwailihi -- Um Yaʻqub's chickens/ Mikhaʼil Nuʻaima -- False teeth/ Jamal Sleem Nuweihed -- How misery was born/ Fuʼad al-Shayib -- The elements of the ablution/ Mahmoud Taymour -- PT. 2. SHORT STORIES. Fury/ Amina ʻAbdallah -- Who'll hang the bell?/ Yahya Taher ʻAbdallah -- The tree and the birds/ Ibrahim ʻAbd al-Majeed -- The illusion/ Muhammad ʻAbd al-Malik -- The birthday party/ ʻAbd al-llah ʻAbd al-Qadir -- Al-Sayyid Majid/ Muhammad ʻAbd al-Wali -- The Cloud ; Qais's road begins here/ Jamal Abu Hamdan -- People and love/ Abu al-Maʻati Abu al-Naja -- The alien farmer ; Temptation/ ʻAbd al-Hameed Ahmad -- The next step/ Daisy al-Amir -- The banquet/ Yusuf Habashi al-Ashqar -- In search of an address/ Ibrahim Aslan -- The trial/ Saʻid ʻAulaqi -- The widow/ Tawfiq Yusuf ʻAwwad -- The locksmith/ Shukry ʻAyyad -- Vengeance/ Muhammad ʻAziza -- Tears for sale/ Samira ʻAzzam -- From mare to mouse/ Layla Baʻalbaki -- Colors/ Liana Badr -- Tanyus on earth and Tanyus in heaven/ Shawqi Baghdadi -- Doves on the wing ; Little things do matter/ Salwa Bakr -- The tale of the severed head/ Muhammad barrada -- A game of pursuit/ Muhammad al-Busati -- A woman/ Zayd Muteeʻ Dammaj -- The windows/ Zaki Darwish -- The death of the cane/ Harib al-Dhahiri -- Lighter than angels/ Lutfiyya al-Dulaimi -- Love me tonight/ Ahmad Ibrahim al-Faqih -- Who knows? Maybe--/ Mustafa al-Farisi -- Shoulders/ Ilyas Farkouh -- Uncle, please help me get across/ Ghaʼib Tuʻma Farman -- The reward/ Jamal Fayiz -- The gray-colored vehicle/ Sulaiman Fayyad -- The autumn of life/ Khalil al-Fuzayyiʻ -- The engagement present/ Fat-hi Ghanim -- The man who say his own funeral/ Nadia Ghazzi -- An enlightenment to the people of this world/ Gamal al-Ghitani -- Heart failure/ Huzama Habayib -- The Mandelbaum gate/ Emile Habiby -- A midnight visit/ Ghalib Halasa -- Cain suffocates the moon/ ʻAbd al-ʻAl al-Hamamsi -- That village on that morning/ Akram Haniyyah -- How my grandmother was murdered ; Morning in the city/ Jameel Hatmal -- The dance of the savage prairies/ Haydar Haydar -- An oil painting/ Gamil ʻAtiyya Ibrahim -- The charm; The woman's public bath/ Ilfat Idilbi -- Nadia's image/ Suhail Idris -- The bet; An Egyptian Mona Lisa; A Very Egyptian story/ Yusuf Idris -- Madman; The merry night of the dog/ Walid Ikhlasi -- The strange world of a toy store/ Ismaʻil Fahd Ismaʻil -- Farewell: a crown of grass/ Abdu Jubair -- This hardship will pass/ Nasir Jubran -- The beautician and the bride/ Saʻid al-Kafrawi -- If you'd been a horse/ Ghassan Kanafani -- The tram of life/ Fuʼad Kanʻan -- Layla/ Wadad ʻAbd al-Latif al-Kawwari -- The takers/ Bushra Khalfan -- Summer/ Shakir Khasbak -- Autumn clouds/ Burhan al-Khatib -- Clocks like horses/ Muhammad KHudayyir -- The pact/ Ibrahim al-Koni -- One summer/ Musa Kraidi -- Thirst/ Hasan al-Lawzi -- Rendezvous ; Under a starlit sky/ Naguib Mahfouz -- Blue fly; The girls' ward/ Muhammad Makhzanji -- The case/ ʻAli al-Makk -- Crossing over/ ʻAlya Mamdouh -- The billy goat and the menfolk/ Samira al-Manaʻ -- The autumn of '81/ Hassouna Misbahi -- Smiling as large as life ; Video/ Muhammad al-Murr -- Departure and return/ Sabri Musa -- The dog ; Sent with the bearer/ ʻAbd al-ʻAziz al-Mushri -- Matches to dry wood/ Mai Muzaffar -- The miracle/ Emily Nasrallah -- The wolf/ ʻAbdallah al-Nasser -- The waitress, the newspaper boy, and the spring/ ʻAbd al-Malik Nouri -- News on the radio/ Ghalia Qabbani -- The sound of footsteps/ Muntasir al-Qaffash -- Rabab gives up drawing/ Yusuf al-Qaʻid -- A winter night/ ʻAbd al-Hakeem Qasim -- Lord of my times ; You might get rich today/ Fakhri Qaʻwar -- Zinah/ Mubarak Rabiʻ -- Not only the hyena/ Hani al-Rahib -- The final message/ Hasan Rasheed -- Abu Richard/ Muʻnis al-Razzaz -- The child; The dog ; God and the fish/ Yasin Rifaʻiyya -- An incident in the Ghobashi household/ Alifa Rifʻat -- The train/ Mahmoud al-Rimawi -- The kingdom of bulls/ ʻAbd al-Rahman Majid al-Rubaiʻi -- The fire within/ ʻAbdallah Rukaibi -- The pit/ Noura al-Saʻd -- The demise of His Excellency the Minister/ Nawal al-Saʻdawi -- She and I/ Hadia Saʻid -- The barricade/ Amin Salih -- The barrier/ Salima Salih -- The Cypriot man/ Tayyib Salih -- Reactions/ George Salim -- The meeting/ Ibrahim Samuʼil -- Fresh blood/ Mahdi ʻIssa Saqr -- The hymn/ Salma Matar Sayf [Maryam Abu Shibab] -- Ordeal by fire/ Mahmoud Shaheen -- The women's swimming pool/ Hanan al-Shaykh -- The interrogation/ Muhammad al-Sharikh -- Briefly/ Yusuf Sharouni -- Obsession/ Sulaiman al-Shatti -- The evening walk/ Muhammad ʻAli Taha -- The engagement/ Bahaʼ Tahir -- The truth/ Fuʼad al-Takarli -- The beards ; What took place in the city that was asleep ; Love ; Tigers on the tenth day/ Zakaria Tamir -- In search of a wilderness/ Sahar Tawfiq -- The joker/ Maguid Tobia -- The death of Muhammad Ben Ahmad Hinti/ ʻAbd al-Salam al-ʻUjaili -- Going on a journey; The damned insinuation/ Layla al-ʻUthman -- The secret/ Faruq Wadi -- The martyrs are returning this week/ Al-Taher Wattar -- The death of the good citizen/ Muhammad al-Yahyaʼi (b. 1964) -- The turning point/ Hussa Yusuf -- Men and mules/ Muhammad Zafzaf -- The narrow path/ Latifa al-Zayyat -- PT. 3. SELECTIONS FROM NOVELS. Granada/ Radwa Ashour -- A woman of five seasons/ Layla al-Atrash -- The stars over Jericho/ Liana Badr -- The crane/ Halim Barakat -- People of passion/ Huda Barakat -- The people's bus/ Najwa Barakat -- Sages of darkness/ Saleem Barakat -- Game of forgetfulness/ Muhammad Barrada -- A time for errors/ Mohamed Choukri [Muhammad Shukri] -- An apartment called freedom/ Ghazi A. Algosaibi -- The secret life of Saʻeed, the ill-fated pessoptimist/ Emile Habiby -- Power crazy/ BenSalim Himmish -- City of winds/ Moussa Wuld Ibno -- The committee/ Sunʼallah Ibrahim -- Search for Walid Masʻud/ Jabra Ibrahim Jabra -- All that's left to you/ Ghassan Kanafani -- Rama and the dragon/ Edward al-Kharrat -- City gates/ Ilias Khouri -- The thief and the dogs/ Naguib Mahfouz -- Fragments of memory/ Hanna Mina -- Trees and the murder of Marzouq/ ʻAbd al-Rahman Munif -- Prairies of fever/ Ibrahim Nasrallah -- The epidemic/ Hani al-Rahib -- Alive in the dead sea/ Muʼnis al-Razzaz -- The hallway/ Yasin Rifaʻiyya -- Nightmares of Beirut/ Ghada Samman -- Abu Musa's neighbors/ Ahmad al-Tawfiqu -- Al-Amin and Al-Maʼmun/ Jurji Zaydan.
Other Author Jayyusi, Salma Khadra.