Tom Little

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Top five Non-Fiction Books on Libya - Top Five, 28th Jan 2013

in praise of hatred

In Praise of Hatred by Khaled Khalifa - Fiction, 8th Oct 2012

Saharan Journey

Saharan Journey by Sven Lindqvist - Non-Fiction, 27th Jul 2012

chitchat on the nile

What's On: July 23rd – July 29th 2012 - What's On, 23rd Jul 2012

Fear of Breathing

What's On: July 16th – July 22nd 2012 - What's On, 16th Jul 2012

liverpool arts festival

What's On: July 2nd – July 8th 2012 - What's On, 3rd Jul 2012


What's On: June 25th – July 1st 2012 - What's On, 25th Jun 2012

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What's On: June 18th – June 24th 2012 - What's On, 18th Jun 2012


What's On: June 11th – June 17th 2012 - What's On, 11th Jun 2012

greg malouf

What's On: June 4th – June 10th 2012 - What's On, 4th Jun 2012


What's On: May 28th – June 3rd 2012 - What's On, 28th May 2012


What's On: May 21st – May 27th 2012 - What's On, 21st May 2012

Cinems Rif

What's On: May 14th – May 20th 2012 - What's On, 14th May 2012


What's On: May 7th – May 13th 2012 - What's On, 6th May 2012


Top Five Most Influential Arabic Novels - Top Five, 30th Apr 2012

Whirling dervishes

What's On: April 29th – May 6th 2012 - What's On, 29th Apr 2012

Azazeel Cover

Azazeel by Youssef Ziedan - Fiction, 4th Apr 2012


Top Five Books on Modern Iran - Top Five, 28th Mar 2012

Patriot of Persia

Patriot of Persia by Christopher de Bellague - Non-Fiction, 27th Mar 2012

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Omar Souleyman: The Hasake Maestro - Music, 22nd Mar 2012

house of stone

House of Stone by Anthony Shadid - Non-Fiction, 21st Mar 2012


Top Five Middle Eastern Literature Blogs - Top Five, 15th Mar 2012


Top Five Female Arab Writers - Top Five, 8th Mar 2012


Khyam Allami: Resonance or Dissonance? - Music, 23rd Feb 2012

By Bye Babylon

Bye Bye Babylon by Lamia Ziadé - Fiction, 13th Feb 2012

the struggle for power in syria

The Struggle for Power in Syria by Nikolaos Van Dam - Non-Fiction, 13th Feb 2012

War of Choice

A War of Choice by Jack Fairweather - Non-Fiction, 5th Feb 2012


Unspeakable Love by Brian Whitaker - Non-Fiction, 29th Jan 2012

Undercover Muslim by Theo Padnos

Undercover Muslim by Theo Padnos - Non-Fiction, 22nd Jan 2012


Islam Without Extremes by Mustafa Akyol - Non-Fiction, 15th Jan 2012

Turkey: A Short History by Norman Stone

Turkey: A Short History by Norman Stone - Non-Fiction, 12th Jan 2012