Season of Migration to the North

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Three Continents Press, 1980 - Fiction - 169 pages
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A brilliant Sudanese student takes his mix of anger and obsession with the West to London, where he has affairs with women who are similarly obsessed with the mysterious East. Life, ecstasy and death share the same moment in time.--Cover.

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This novel started out slowly and gradually became mind boggling! The author manages to convey the downside of colonialization and one culture being sdueced by the exotic in anither culture, and then ... Read full review

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User Review  - csweder - LibraryThing

If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all. ... So, all I will say is that if it takes me MONTHS to get through a 169 page book....well, then there's something wrong. Read full review

Contents

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Section 2
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Section 3
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Denys Johnson-Davies has lived much of his life in the Middle East and has published fifteen volumes of modern Arabic literature. He lives in Cairo, Abu Dhabi, and Spain. Roger Allen is Professor of Arabic Literature at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of "The Arabic Novel" (1994) and "Modern Arabic Literature" (1987).

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