About the Author
Author of the bestselling Booker Prize-shortlisted The Map of Love, Ahdaf Soueif was recently named ‘one of the 100 people with most influence on the English reading public’ by the Guardian.Soueif’s other books include the highly-acclaimed In the Eye of the Sun, a collection of short stories, I Think of You and a collection of her essays, Mezzaterra: Fragments from the Common Ground. She translated Mourid Barghouti’s I Saw Ramallah from Arabic to English.
She writes articles for the Guardian and a weekly column (in Arabic) for the Egyptian daily, al-Shorouk.
Soueif is also a political and cultural commentator.
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