Existentialism in Mahfouz’s Arabian Nights and Days #middleeasternliterature #literature

Naguib Mahfouz’s novel Arabian Nights and Days powerfully depicts a variety of characters, drawn from the classic tales of the Arabian Nights, whose relationships with one another are entangled in a web which they are unable to escape. This web is designed with a purpose, but men must be able to work their way through […]

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Tethis Comforts Achilles

I was inspired by Homer’s The Iliad, and decided it would be fun to try something literature based. The Iliad is a tale about fate. It is characterized by the Ancient Greek belief that the gods, just like the natural elements, are fickle, and appear throughout the tale to be less than the humans as they […]

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