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MRU14: Sleeping Beauty

“The Story of An Hour”(1894) by Kate Chopin (US) A woman reacts to the news of her husband’s death. “The Truth According to Parviz Mansoor Samadi” (2008) excerpt from Clash of Civilizations over an Elevator on Piazza Vittorio by Amara … Continue reading

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MRU9: “Palm trees, my boy, like humans, experience joy and suffering” (North Africa)

“Absence” (2007) by Yasmina Khadra (Algeria) A young man’s reality is blurred by a summer crush. Story: http://wordswithoutborders.org/article/absence/ “Izzat Amin Iskandar” from the collection Friendly Fire: Ten Tales of Today’s Cairo (2004) by Alaa Al-Aswany (Egypt) A boy with an … Continue reading

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