Other Place, The

Translator: Farouk Abdel Wahhab Publisher: AUC Press Place of Publication: Egypt Date of Publication: 2005 Language: Arabic Number of Copies: 2 Author: Abdel Meguid, Ibrahim

A prize-winning novel exploring the invisible lives caught up in the petroleum industry. It pictures rather than states the desolation brought about when market values take over and ravages ensue. “The Other Place” was awarded the Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature in 1996.