Monthly Archives: August 2018

Naguib Mahfouz: A Writer for all Generations and Cultures

I started reading Naguib Mahfouz a few years ago but not until recently have I realized that he is one of the few really great writers of the modern era. He is the quintessential man for all seasons and he … Continue reading

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Revolution in Iran? Doubtful at best.

Since the Iranian “revolution” in 1978, pundits and “experts” have been transferring the results of that revolution  to those initially termed “revolutions” in the  Arab world, such as the Arab spring of 2011. The real truth is that there has … Continue reading

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