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Contemporary Literature From Majority Islamic Countries

Fiction and Poetry by authors from majority Islamic countries. Most but not all are Arabic; most but not all are Moslem. I am neither Arab nor Moslem, nor an expert on literature; these are what I have read or plan to read for a personal reading project. Apart from Mahfouz and Saadawi, I discovered most of these authors through Betty Asma's World Literature group on Goodreads. Judging by how many of these books I had to add, I don't think this will duplicate a lot of other lists.
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Voices From the Other World (Naguib Mahfouz)
Voices From the Other World (Naguib Mahfouz)
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Three Novels of Ancient Egypt (Najuib Mahfouz)
Three Novels of Ancient Egypt (Najuib Mahfouz)
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The Cairo Trilogy (Naguib Mahfouz)
The Cairo Trilogy (Naguib Mahfouz)
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Midaq Alley
Midaq Alley
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Children of the Alley (Naguib Mahfouz)
Children of the Alley (Naguib Mahfouz)
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The Day the Leader Was Killed (Naguib Mahfouz)
The Day the Leader Was Killed (Naguib Mahfouz)
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Akhenaton (Naguib Mahfouz)
Akhenaton (Naguib Mahfouz)
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Frankenstein in Baghdad (Ahmed Saadawi)
Frankenstein in Baghdad (Ahmed Saadawi)
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Scattered Crumbs (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
Scattered Crumbs (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
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Dates on My Fingers (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
Dates on My Fingers (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
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The President's Gardens (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
The President's Gardens (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
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Daughter of the Tigris (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
Daughter of the Tigris (Muhsin Al-Ramli)
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A Banker for All Seasons (Tariq Ali)
A Banker for All Seasons (Tariq Ali)
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Echoes of an Autobiography (Naguib Mahfouz)
Echoes of an Autobiography (Naguib Mahfouz)
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Cairo Modern (Naguib Mahfouz)
Cairo Modern (Naguib Mahfouz)
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The Bamboo Stalk (Saud Alsanousi)
The Bamboo Stalk (Saud Alsanousi)
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Shadows of the Pomegranate Tree (Tariq Ali)
Shadows of the Pomegranate Tree (Tariq Ali)
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The Book of Saladin (Tariq Ali)
The Book of Saladin (Tariq Ali)
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The Stone Woman (Tariq Ali)
The Stone Woman (Tariq Ali)
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A Sultan in Palmero (Tariq Ali)
A Sultan in Palmero (Tariq Ali)
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Night of the Golden Butterfly (Tariq Ali)
Night of the Golden Butterfly (Tariq Ali)
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Journal of an Indifferent Woman (Nazir Qabbani)
Journal of an Indifferent Woman (Nazir Qabbani)
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Arabian Love Poems (Nizar Qabbani)
Arabian Love Poems (Nizar Qabbani)
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Celestial Bodies (Jokha Alharthi)
Celestial Bodies (Jokha Alharthi)
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The Secret Life of Saeed the Pessoptimist
The Secret Life of Saeed the Pessoptimist
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Saraya, the Ogre's Daughter (Emile Habiby)
Saraya, the Ogre's Daughter (Emile Habiby)
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The Leopard and the Fox (Tariq Ali)
The Leopard and the Fox (Tariq Ali)
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A Map of Absence (Atef Alshaer, Ed.)
A Map of Absence (Atef Alshaer, Ed.)
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Victims of a Map (Adonis, Darwish, Al-Qasim)
Victims of a Map (Adonis, Darwish, Al-Qasim)
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Why Did You Leave the Horse Alone? (Mahmoud Darwish)
Why Did You Leave the Horse Alone? (Mahmoud Darwish)
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The Butterfly's Burden (Mahmoud Darwish)
The Butterfly's Burden (Mahmoud Darwish)
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Almond Blossoms and Beyond (Mahmoud Darwish)
Almond Blossoms and Beyond (Mahmoud Darwish)
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In the Presence of Absence (Mahmoud Darwish)
In the Presence of Absence (Mahmoud Darwish)
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A River Dies of Thirst: Journals (Mahmoud Darwish)
A River Dies of Thirst: Journals (Mahmoud Darwish)
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I Don't Want This Poem to End (Mahmoud Darwish)
I Don't Want This Poem to End (Mahmoud Darwish)
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In Praise of Hatred (Khaled Khalifa)
In Praise of Hatred (Khaled Khalifa)
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Death Is Hard Work (Khaled Khalifa)
Death Is Hard Work (Khaled Khalifa)
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The Mirage
The Mirage
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The Lanterns of the King of Galilee (Ibrahim Nasrallah)
The Lanterns of the King of Galilee (Ibrahim Nasrallah)
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Time of White Horses (Ibrahim Nasrallah)
Time of White Horses (Ibrahim Nasrallah)
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