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Kahlil Gibran: Remembering legendary Lebanese-born poet 90 years on
It’s been 90 years since the death of Lebanese-born poet Kahlil Gibran. Gibran is one of the best-selling poets of all time, thanks to his beloved classic, The Prophet, which has never been out of print since 1923.
Midnight in Cairo: The glitz, glamour and grit of Egypt’s leading ladies
'The Book of Ramallah': Ten stories that paint a portrait of a city
Silence is a Sense: Writing the traumas of war and displacement
Memories of displacement: Sudanese poet K Eltinae on writing 'verses in the sky'
Passage to the Plaza: Sahar Khalifeh gives voice to a generation of Palestinian women
Barra and Zaman: How 'The Mummy' reveals a nostalgia for Egypt's lost past
Street signs to Sindbad: Uncovering the legacy of Arab graphic design
Collapsing the shelves: The challenges of publishing Arab American children's books
Revolution, migration and free will: Khaled Mattawa's poems explore the notion of liberty
12 books you need to read about the Arab Spring
BOOK REVIEW: Excellent Daughters
BOOK REVIEW: Burning Country
BOOK REVIEW: Is there a case for Islamo-Christian civilisation?
BOOK REVIEW: Curse of the Achille Lauro: A Tribute to Lost Souls