Literature and Creative Writing
The second installment of our “12 Novels” project features lists by Sabyn Javeri, Lauren Kata, Taneli Kukkonen, Sunny Liu, Ken Nielsen, and Deborah Lindsay Williams.
We kick off the “12 Things” project with lists of novels by Aathma Dious, Ria Golovakova, Judy Miller, Carlo Pizzati, and Jim Traub.
Chiran Pandey explores the strengths and limitations of Caroline Brothers’s novel Hinterland.
Zoe Patterson reads Caroline Brothers’s Hinterland and reflects on what a novel can do that journalism can’t.
Vamika Sinha thinks about global migrations via a reading of Caroline Brothers’s novel Hinterland.
Poems by NYUAD first-year student Andrew Riad.
Three poems by Rooftop Rhythms veteran Alton Ramsey.
Three poems by Dorian Paul Rogers, the guiding spirit of Rooftop Rhythms in Abu Dhabi.
Why do some private resorts in the Arab world choose to ban burkinis?
Two poems: “Music Lesson for Beginners” and “The Ending Passage.”
Giving voice to the pathemari, boats that the first Malayalee expats used to make their way to UAE in the 1960s.
Julián Carrera proposes that literary scholars should pay more attention to videogames.