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robert-earle's picture
Palace of Desire, the second volume of the Cairo Trilogy by Naguib Mafouz, offers all the earthy, contradictory vanity, hypocrisy, and religiosity of Palace Walk, volume one. More a chronicle than a novel, Palace of Desire focuses hard on one overarching theme: the way Egyptian men of modest...
teresa-goodell's picture
This morning as I parked my car at the health sciences university where I work, I pondered the value of the bright orange sticker attached to my rear window: my parking pass. I pay about $1200 a year to park behind and down the street from my building on the far south side of campus, which equals...