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Assia Djebar

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Algerian White
A Narrative
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by David Kelley and Marjolijn de Jager


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: February 4, 2003
Price: $13.95

In Algerian White, Assia Djebar weaves a tapestry of the epic and bloody ongoing struggle in her country between Islamic fundamentalism and the post-colonial civil society. Many Algerian writers and intellectuals have died tragically and violently since the 1956 struggle for independence. They include three beloved friends of Djebar: Mahfoud Boucebi... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

Exam Copy
Algerian White
A Narrative
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by David Kelley and Marjolijn de Jager


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: October 2, 2001
Price: $24.95

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Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Algerian White
A Narrative
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by David Kelley and Marjolijn de Jager


Format: eBook
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $13.95

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.

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So Vast the Prison
A Novel
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Betsy Wing


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: May 1, 2001
Price: $16.95

So Vast the Prison is the double-threaded story of a modern, educated Algerian woman existing in a man’s society, and, not surprisingly, living a life of contradictions. Djebar, too, tackles cross-cultural issues just by writing in French of an Arab society (the actual act of writing contrasting with the strong oral... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

Exam Copy
So Vast the Prison
A Novel
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Betsy Wing


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: October 5, 1999
Price: $24.95

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Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

So Vast the Prison
A Novel
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Betsy Wing


Format: eBook
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.

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The Tongue's Blood Does Not Run Dry
Algerian Stories
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Tegan Raleigh


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: January 5, 2010
Price: $15.95

What happens when catastrophe becomes an everyday occurrence? Each of the seven stories in Assia Djebar’s The Tongue’s Blood Does Not Run Dry reaches into the void where normal and impossible realities coexist. All the stories were written in 1995 and 1996–a time when, by official accounts, some two hundred thousand... Read more >
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The Tongue's Blood Does Not Run Dry
Algerian Stories
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Tegan Raleigh


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: November 7, 2006
Price: $22.95

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Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

The Tongue's Blood Does Not Run Dry
Algerian Stories
Written by Assia Djebar
Translated by Tegan Raleigh


Format: eBook
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $13.95

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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