Children of the New World: A Novel of the Algerian War

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The Feminist Press at CUNY, May 1, 2009 - Fiction - 224 pages
6 Reviews
A compelling war novel, as seen by women, sheds light on the current Iraq conflict.
 

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User Review  - LibStre - LibraryThing

More of a chick lit type of book. Seemed to keep repeating the same thing over and over. Read through Cherifa's intro chapter and started the next one, but the book could not perk up my interest. Read full review

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This review was first published in Belletrista. This was Djebar's third book and has, by comparison to her later work, almost a hopeful tone, written as it was on the eve of independence and before ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Renowned writer and filmmaker Assia Djebar was born and raised in Algeria. She authored several novels, including the critically lauded So Vast the Prison and Algerian White. She has won several awards for her work, including the prestigious International Neustadt Prize for Literature.

Marjolijn de Jager, PhD, is the translator of Djebar’s Algerian White and Women of Algiers in Their Apartment, which was honored by the American Literary Translators Association. She teaches at the Center for Foreign Languages and Translation at New York University.

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