Al-Ahram Weekly Online   1 - 7 November 2007
Issue No. 869
Culture
 
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Broomsticks and dustbins
Amal Choucri Catta does the housework
Unreal dreams
Hani Mustafa registers the difference between artistry and artifice
Nobel cause
Marking the Nobel Prize for Literature, awarded this month to British novelist Doris Lessing -- the oldest ever to receive it to date -- Nahed Nassr quizzes out the local literati about the position of Arabic literature in the world today
Paedophilia at large
Reading Radwa Farghali's Baghaa Al-Qasiraat (The Prostitution of Minors), published this month by Dar Al-Mahrousa, Mohamed Baraka bemoans the dearth of literature on sex
Plain Talk
By Mursi Saad El-Din

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