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Salwa Al Neimi

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Salwa Al Neimi

Salwa Al Neimi was born in Damascus. Since the mid seventies, she has lived in Paris, where she studied Islamic philosophy and theatre at the Sorbonne. She has published five volumes of poetry and a collection of short stories. Her erotic novel The Proof of the Honey has been translated into several languages and banned in many Arab countries.

Articles by Salwa Al Neimi

The Masseuse and Her Adulterous Husband
By Salwa Al Neimi
The first time I saw her, I failed to notice her beauty.I met her at the spa. The receptionist led me to her but, in her presence, she kept her eyes lowered. With a sure and certain step, she walked ahead…
Translated from Arabic by Carol Perkins