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Author Himmich, Ben Salem, 1947-

Title My torturess / Bensalem Himmich ; translated from the Arabic by Roger Allen
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse : Syracuse University Press, 2015


Description 1 online resource
Series Middle East Literature In Translation
Middle East literature in translation.
Contents My Torturess; Contents; Foreword; My Torturess; The Shock and Terror Cellar; Spending Time in My Cell; Before the Investigating Judge; A Wounded Man on My Bedcover; How Can I Write My Report about Myself?; In the Clutches of the Investigating Judge's Secretary; Yet Another Wounded Man on My Bed; My Session with Both the Investigating Judge and His Secretary, Nahid al-Busni; A Prisoners' Soccer Game; My Worst Night of Torture; These Are My Injuries, and Then They Cut My Hair; With the Investigating Judge and His New Secretary; The Letter That Is a Gleaming Light, and I Witness Executions
Another Torture SessionFrom the Crazy Block to the Shop for the People Practicing for Judgment Day; Between My Walls; Appointment with the Disciplinary Committee; The Condition of My Leg Worsens and the Block Starts to Sway; Another of the Judge's Whims; From the Hospital to My Involvement in a Communal Burial; In My Torturess's Bed; I Have No Choice but to Sleep and Wake Up to the Vestiges of a Fire; From the Penitents' Wing to a Debauched Nightclub; A Final Meeting with the Judge, Then the Dormitory with No Sleep; The Major Soirée and Its Disgusting Surprises; My Return to My Beloved Land
Notes Print version record
Subject Torture -- Fiction
Extraordinary rendition -- Fiction
FICTION -- Political.
FICTION -- General.
Extraordinary rendition.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Allen, Roger, 1942- translator.
ISBN 9780815653172
Other Titles Muʻadhdhabatī. English