“Once a collector, always a collector”: A Q&A with Marjorie Ransom

An extensive interview with Marjorie Ransom, author of “Silver Treasures from the Land of Sheba” as shares her encounters with Yemenis, revealing the rich and unique Yemeni culture. 

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#SpeakUP Week 2023: Books on Palestine

Explore the rich tapestry of Palestine’s history, architecture, and culture with selected books published by AUC Press and our fiction imprint, Hoopoe.

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Ibrahim al-Koni named ‘Cultural Personality of the Year’ at SIBF 2023

Ibrahim al-Koni, the highly acclaimed Libyan novelist and finalist for the Man Booker International Prize, was named the ‘Cultural Personality of the Year’ for the 42nd edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair 2023 (SIBF 2023).

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Books about Palestine

Open Gaza

Architectures of Hope

Michael Sorkin, Deen Sharp, Sara Roy, Terreform, Deen Sharp, Noura Wahby

Mapping My Return

A Palestinian Memoir

Salman Abu Sitta

Occupied Lives

Maintaining Integrity in a Palestinian Refugee Camp in the West Bank

Nina Gren

A Jerusalem Anthology

Travel Writing through the Centuries

T.J. Gorton

My First and Only Love

A Novel

Sahar Khalifeh, Aida Bamia

Gaza Weddings

A Novel

Ibrahim Nasrallah, Nancy Roberts


A Novel

Huzama Habayeb, Kay Heikkinen

The Woman from Tantoura

A Novel from Palestine

Radwa Ashour, Kay Heikkinen