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August Culture

[Southern France. Image from Sinan Antoon] [Southern France. Image from Sinan Antoon]

Jadaliyya's second summer bouquet features an essay by the new co-editor of the Culture Page, Maymanah Farhat, fiction from Lebanon, poetry from Egypt, a remembrance of the great Ghassan Kanafani, and an interview with two Kuwaiti filmmakers.

Maymanah Farhat, "Portrait of America: Kehinde Wiley at the Jewish Museum" 

Marilyn Booth, "An excerpt from Hassan Daoud's "The Penguin's Song""

Suneela Mubayi, "Amal Dunqul's "Spartacus' Last Words""

Faisal Hamadah,  "Interview with Two Kuwaiti Filmmakers"

Rasim Al-Madhoun, "Ghassan Kanafani: The Symbol of the Palestinian Tragedy"

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