Transit Beirut (Paperback)

New Writing and Images

By Roseanne Saad Khalaf

Saqi Books, 9780863565687, 250pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2006

List Price: 18.95*
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A unique anthology of complex urban experience that brings together personal writing, essays, journalism, short stories, photography and animation. Transit Beirut oscillates between sarcastic humour and serious exploration of the tensions and conflicts in a society undergoing reconstruction.

About the Author

Roseanne Saad Khalaf is Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at the American University of Beirut. Also by the Same Author Once Upon a Time in Lebanon, Lebanon: Four Journeys to the Past, Themes and Transit Beirut (Saqi, 978-0-86356-568-7)