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Tarek Ghanem
 
Tarek Ghanem is the commissioning editor of AUC Press and director of Meta-Lingual, an Arabic-English translation company with an interest in cultural production. read more
 
Opinion
Tarek Ghanem
Opium or coffee? Islam and its relevance in hard times
Is religion numbing Egyptians into acquiescence amid a number of merciless austerity measures?
Tarek Ghanem
History hurts, disturbs, inspires, revives
Some thoughts on histories from below and state narratives.
Tarek Ghanem
O brother, what is prison? On Malek Adly
Who is Malek Adly, whom the regime is committing all these violations against in an attempt to break
 
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features
Games well played: Yasser Abdel Latif’s On Settling and Traveling
Tarek Ghanem | Tarek Ghanem on why Yasser Abdel Latif's short stories are so readable, plus a new translation of one
Literary gems: ​On being Egyptian and Ihab Hassan’s Out of Egypt ​
Tarek Ghanem | Whether or not you endorse all of Hassan’s choices, particularly his rejection of Egypt, the depth