I first read Ismat Chughtai’s highly acclaimed and highly controversial “Lihaaf” as a teenager, relatively ignorant of the intricacies of gender and sexuality. I read it again several years later when I was not quite so innocent, or perhaps, ignorant, anymore. 314 more words
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A Road Unforeseen: Women Fight the Islamic State, by Meredith Tax
MY RATING: 5/5 Stars
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That’s what writing is all about, after all, making others see what you have put down on the page and believing that it does, or could, exist and you want to go there.