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Elias Khoury | Interview

Sophia Efthimiatou & Elias Khoury

‘As the reader follows her in and out of consciousness, her history unravels and entwines with religious and social myths, and Lebanese folklore.’

Sophia Efthimiatou

Sophia Efthimiatou holds an MFA in nonfiction writing at Columbia University, and is a former intern at Granta. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Chattahoochee Review, McSweeney’s, Our Town, The Faster Times, and Mr.Beller’s Neighborhood, among other publications.

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Elias Khoury

Elias Khoury is a Lebanese novelist, critic and playwright. He has published ten novels and three plays, and from 1993 to 2009 served as editor of the weekly cultural supplement of the Lebanese newspaper Al-Nahar. His works have been translated into several foreign languages, including English.

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