Al-Ahram Weekly Online
8 - 14 November 2001
Issue No.559
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Travelling light
Nehad Selaiha finds Jean Anouilh's luggage entirely too heavy

Clandestine initiations
The premiere of Miguel Littin's A Palestinian Chronicle was one of the highlights of the Fifth Ismailia Festival for Documentaries and Short Films. The celebrated Chilean filmmaker spoke to Mohamed El-Assyouti

Losing their marbles
By Nigel Ryan

Plain talk
By Mursi Saad El-Din

Barking across the great steppe
David Blake finds a prickly piano in hot pursuit

'What you have to do'
Amina Elbendary hears the angels singing

Books books books...
and films...
and more film
Honouring Dayf...
and Abdel-Sabour
Arab libraries analysed
Playing in Ramadan
Post-war art
Mahfouz in Amsterdam

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