Miral al-Tahawy

"Brooklyn Heights"

Year of Birth

1968

Nationality

EG

Field of Knowledge

Novelist


Twitter

@miraeltahawy

Miral al-Tahawy (Arabic: ميرال الطحاوي), also known as Miral Mahgoub, is an award-winning Egyptian novelist and short story writer. She comes from a conservative Bedouin background and is regarded as a pioneering literary figure. The Washington Post has described her as “the first novelist to present Egyptian Bedouin life beyond stereotypes and to illustrate the crises of Bedouin women and their urge to break free.”

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