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Shahrazad's Gift

Gretchen McCullough

Shahrazad's Gift
Shahrazad's Gift

Shahrazad's Gift

Gretchen McCullough

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"A fun read from someone who knows Cairo well" —Sherine Said, Scoop Empire



"A fun read from someone who knows Cairo well" —Sherine Said, Scoop Empire



"Gretchen McCullough's latest book captures the magic and absurdity of the city and its people with a humour few local writers have managed to achieve" —Egypt Today




"If you're considering visiting Cairo, let alone living there, read it! It's very funny stuff." —Annemarie Neary, author of The Orphans




“Novel look at Egypt: History, Mystery and just plain Quirky for your bookshelf,” —Kate Durham, Egypt Today 




Gretchen McCullough was raised in Harlingen Texas. After graduating from Brown University in 1984, she taught in Egypt, Turkey and Japan. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Alabama and was awarded a teaching Fulbright to Syria from 1997-1999.  Her stories, essays and reviews have appeared in The Barcelona Review, Archipelago, National Public Radio, Story South, Guernica, The Common, The Millions, and the LA Review of Books. Translations in English and Arabic have been published in: Nizwa, Banipal, Brooklyn Rail in Translation, World Literature Today and Washington Square Review with Mohamed Metwalli. Her bi-lingual book of short stories in English and Arabic, Three Stories from Cairo, translated with Mohamed Metwalli was published in July 2011 by AFAQ Publishing House, Cairo.  Currently, she is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Rhetoric and Composition at the American University in Cairo. 

Specifications

  • Publisher
    Cune Press,US
  • Pub date
    Apr 2024
  • Pages
    198
  • Theme
    Modern and contemporary fiction
  • Dimensions
    228 x 152 x 11 mm
  • EAN
    9781951082437
  • Paperback
    Paperback
  • Language
    English

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