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City Gates free pdf "City Gates" was first published in Arabic in 1981, and in English in 1993. It is a further exploration of the themes of exile, dislocation, and identity. Elias Khoury's early works show him finding the distinctive voice that explodes in his epic "Gate of the Sun."
A stranger arrives at the gates of a city from which everyone appears to have fled. The once besieged and now deserted city is Beirut. "City Gates" is a fable of displacement and a visionary tale about the consequences of civil war in the Middle East.

About Elias Khoury

Elias Khoury is the author of eleven novels including "The Journey of Little Gandhi, The Kingdom of Strangers, "and" Yalo." He is a professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at New York University, and editor in chief of the literary supplement of Beirut's daily newspaper, "An-Nahar."

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Author : Elias Khoury
Publisher : Picador USA
Data Published : 01 November 2007
ISBN : 0312427158
EAN : 9780312427153
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 104 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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