Love in the Kingdom of Oil

Nawal El Saadawi

April 2019 | £8.99 |

A woman disappears without trace. Nobody, including the police commissioner investigating the case, can understand how a woman could simply walk away, leaving husband and home behind. After all, in the Kingdom of Oil where His Majesty reigns […]

Zeina

| £8.99 | $12.95 | 256pp

Distinguished literary critic Bodour is trapped in a loveless marriage and carries with her a dark secret. She fell in love in her youth and gave birth to an illegitimate daughter, Zeina, whom she abandoned on the streets […]

Rembrandt, Vermeer and the Dutch Golden Age

Edited by Blaise Ducos & Lara Yeager-Crasselt

March 2019 | £35.00 | $50.00 | 192pp

Rembrandt, Vermeer and the Dutch Golden Age presents the finest pieces from one of the most important private collections in the field, The Leiden Collection, New York, alongside a selection from the Louvre’s own holdings. This exhibition catalogue […]

Memoirs of a Woman Doctor

Nawal El Saadawi

March 2019 | £8.99 | 128pp

A young Egyptian woman clashes with her traditional family when she chooses a career in medicine. Rather than submit to an arranged marriage and motherhood, she cuts her hair short and works fiercely to realise her dreams. At […]

Believing Women in Islam

Asma Barlas

February 2019 | £25.00 | 316pp

Does Islam call for the oppression of women? The subjugation of women in many Muslim countries is often used as evidence of this, while many Muslims read the Qur’an in ways that seem to justify sexual oppression and […]

Khatt

Basma Hamdy

Noha Zayed

September 2018 | £25.00 | 160pp

Egyptian cities and villages abound with an enormous wealth of khatt, or calligraphic script, ranging from casual scrawls and scribbles to elaborately-painted colourful murals. These historical and contemporary versions of urban lettering, varying in surface, medium and technique, […]

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