::'Afifa Karam


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‘Afīfa Karam (1883–1924) (عفيفة كرم) is a Lebanese-American journalist, novelist, and translator.

A writer for the New York City-based Lebanese daily newspaper al-Hoda, Karam authored three original Arabic novels as well as a number of Arabic translations of novels from English and French. She is an advocate for women’s rights in the Mahjar, or Arab diaspora, and of Arab Feminism.

'Afifa Karam sections
Intro   Early Life    Journalism    Novels    Literary Innovation    Relationship to the Arabic Literary Scene    Works    See also    References   

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