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Under the Tripoli Sky by Kamal Ben Hameda

Peirene Press is known for publishing contemporary European literature in translation, but its latest offering takes us a little further afield, to Tripoli in the 1960s. Author Kamal Ben Hameda¬†lives in Holland¬†and writes in French, but this novella is set squarely in the Libya of his youth. As a child growing up in England in the 1980s, the only time… Read More