Abstract: Ahlam Mosteghanemi was the first Algerian woman writer to publish a Mosteghanemi’s decision to write in Arabic and the themes of her novels are. The author Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s YouTube Page. Chaos of the Senses: A Modern Arabic Novel (Modern Arabic Literature). Oct 1, by Ahlam Mosteghanemi and Humphrey Davies.

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It was awarded the Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature in in recognition of its distinction. In the final year, she appeared at number 58 on moateghanemi list. Inshe graduated from the University of Algiers with a B. Chaos of the Sens. Ahlam justified her transition from poetry to prose by saying: The issue of filiation and affiliation is a prominent motif in this novel.

Her father, Mohamed El Cherif was wanted by the French government for his involvement in the Algerian liberation war. From Banipal’s Book Reviews.

Ahlam Mosteghanemi

It was even less prepared to see her do it in the sacred Arabic language. By using this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg. Archived from the original on She was born on April 13, in Tunis, Tunisia while her mostegjanemi was in exile. To date, more than one million copies have been sold across the Arabic-speaking world excluding pirated editions which vastly outnumber the legal editions in the Arab world.


As the title suggests, this book offers women advice on how to move beyond the destructive men in mostdghanemi lives and onto a better and more fulfilling existence. Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature.

Full of wit and warmth, from an author who speaks from her heart and head at one and the same time. Marwa’s Odyssey 11 28 Mar 14, Inshe was honored for her complete works with the Pioneers of Lebanon Committee Medal.

This novel, written in a style highly poetic and with political mosteghanemo, will have a phenomenal success throughout the Arab world.

See the events in life of Ahlam Mosteghanemi in Chronological Order. Her experiences as the daughter of a French teacher, turned Algerian liberation fighter, shaped her vision and provided inspiration for her writing.

Only flag comments that clearly need our attention. This prize was founded by the American University of Cairo, which will translate mmosteghanemi novel in English and publish it in Quotes By Ahlam Mosteghanemi Poets.


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Fatima Sadiqi and Moha Ennaji Eds. In Algiers, Mosteghanemi met Georges. Excited, the editor will declare: Topics Mentioning Mosteghaneemi Author. She was also expelled from the Union of Algerian Writers for not conforming to the political line of her time. Ahlem was born in Tunis.

Furthermore, through her writings she led the fight against corruption, injustice, totalitarian regimes, fundamentalism, new forms of colonization and the denigration of women’s right. The novel evokes the mlsteghanemi of the post-war generation, which echoes the disappointment of a generation of Arabs. As one of the first students in the new Arabic schools in independent Algeria, she puts tremendous value in being able to write and express herself freely in Arabic.

Haddad’s verbal traces in “Memory in the Flesh”, whether in allusions or intertextual references, attest to the literary kinship between the two writers.