Algerian White

Translator: David Kelley & Marjolijn de Jager Publisher: Seven Stories Press Place of Publication: Algeria Date of Publication: 2000 Language: French ISBN: 1-58322-050-x Number of Copies: 2 Author: Djebar, Assia

Weaving a tapestry of the epic and bloody ongoing struggle in Algeria between Islamic fundamentalism and the post-colonial civil society, Djebar describes with unerring accuracy and a ghostly presence the lives and deaths of those writers and intellectuals whose contributions were cut short.