By C. Chambers

ISBN-10: 0230252338

ISBN-13: 9780230252332

ISBN-10: 0230308783

ISBN-13: 9780230308787

via interviews with major writers (including Ahdaf Soueif and Hanif Kureishi), this book analyzes the writing and evaluations of novelists of Muslim background established within the united kingdom. dialogue centres on writers' paintings, literary thoughts, and impacts, and on their perspectives of such matters because the hijab, the struggle on terror and the Rushdie Affair.

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