Sabriya portrays life in Damascus in the 1920s. Central to the story is Sabriya's journey to self-knowledge, intertwined with the rise and eclipse of national and feminist awareness during her painful life.
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"Sabriya is a haunting, accomplished novel about the lives of women in 1920's Syria... Idilbi's stately prose is relentless in its exposure of Sabriya's despair... [This novel] reveals Ulfat Idilbi as the possessor of a singular, passionate voice which is all her own."
Sabriya: Damascus is Asleep by Ulfat Idilbi
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