CMES Faculty Jonas Elbousty’s New Book, Aswat Mu’asira, Introduces Students of Arabic to Contemporary Stories From Across the Middle East
January 20, 2023
Aswat Mu’asira introduces advanced level students to contemporary short stories from across the Middle East. Fifty-five stories in Arabic from twenty countries engage students with current topics and literary approaches that open the door to discovering both established and emerging authors and literary traditions. The book includes voices from often overlooked Arabic-speaking countries and peoples, giving readers the opportunity to broaden their understanding of Arabic cultures.