Covers the works of women writers who manage to unite the contradictions of being Israeli citizens and daughters of the Palestinian people. This title helps readers relish the aroma of a different culture, while scholars interested in Arabic literature can have the opportunity to tread new paths for academic assessment and critique.
Jamal Assadi is the Chair of the Department of English at The College of Sakhnin for Teacher Education, Sakhnin and a lecturer at An-Najah National University, Nablus. He received his PhD in English literature from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in England. In addition to numerous articles in professional journals, Dr. Assadi is the author of Acting, Rhetoric and Interpretation in Selected Novels by F. Scott Fitzgerald and Saul Bellow (2006), A Distant Drummer: Foreign Perspectives on F. Scott Fitzgerald (2007), Mohammad Ali Taha's A Rose To Hafeeza's Eyes and Other Stories (2008), Father and Son: Selected Short Fiction by Hanna Ibrahim Elias and Mohammad Ali Saeid (2009) and Mustafa Murrar: The Internal Pages and Other Stories.