Category Archives: Interviews

Interview with Houcine El Wad Conducted by Kamel Riahi and Translated by Ali Znaidi.

Interview with Houcine El Wad Conducted by Kamel Riahi and Translated by Ali Znaidi. Houcine El Wad: The novel mutinied against me.   Interviewed by Kamel Riahi. Tunisian and Arab universities knew Houcine El Wad as a researcher and academic … Continue reading

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Interview with Tunisian Writer Houyem Ferchichi

  Interview with Tunisian Short Story Writer Houyem Ferchichi 05/06/2012 (10:42) Interview with Tunisian writer Houyem Ferchichi conducted by Majid Elia-Editor in chief (Translated from Arabic by Ali Znaidi) Houyem Ferchichi is a Tunisian author and short story writer who … Continue reading

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Interview with Tunisian Poet Mohamed Ammar Chaabnia

Interview with Tunisian Poet Mohamed Ammar Chaabnia Poet Mohamed Ammar Chaabnia Speaking to Assabah: Where does creation come from, and its animators are hungry and their souls are suffering from pains? Oh, Right Honorable government! If it was true that … Continue reading

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Tunisian Poet Mohamed Souissi Speaks about his Experience and “The Poets’ Boat.”

Mohamed Souissi Speaking to Alchourouk: This is my story with “The Island’s Poet,” and “The Poets’ Boat” is a unique manifestation. He loved the sea. He loved its silence and fury. He composed from the foam of its waves and … Continue reading

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Interview with Tunisian Writer Jalloul Azzouna

Jalloul Azzouna Speaking to Essahafa: The Indispensability to adopt the cultural dimension as a strategic guarantee for the success of any democratic transition The writer Jalloul Azzouna bears a history of militancy that combines the dichotomy of the intellectual and … Continue reading

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An Interview with American Scholar and Translator Dr. Jane Kuntz, conducted by Ali Znaidi

Dr. Jane Kuntz (M.A., 1996; Ph.D., 2002) [pictured right] is an American scholar who is famous for her openness to other cultures, especially French culture, and the culture of the MENA region. She lived in Tunisia where she deepened her … Continue reading

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Interview with the Tunisian Writer Kamel Riahi.

Kamel Riahi speaking to Assabah:   “Nas Decameron” is a laboratory, and a salon bringing together writers, and artists.   “What we are seeing today is a political confusion caused by the fact that we are not aware that the … Continue reading

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Interview with the Tunisian Poet Radhia Chehaibi

With Radhia Chehaibi after her return from the Festival of the South in Cairo. The Tunisia of Poetry and Revolution in “the Land of Egypt.” If poetry was life, beauty, movement, and a journey into the edges of meaning, the … Continue reading

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A Question and Testimonies: Prison Literature in Tunisia. What are its Features, Issues, and the Nature of its Message?

Prison literature did not acquire the qualities of the literary pursuit that stands straight on its stem in Tunisia, and in the Arab world likewise. It remained a side of the marginalised literature that its advocates live on the periphery … Continue reading

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