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Dima Wannous
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Dima Wannous

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Dima Wannous was born in 1982. She is a writer and translator who studied French literature at Damascus University and the Sorbonne. She is the author of a short story collection, Details (2007), and two novels, The Chair (2008) and The FrightenedOnes (2017), which was shortlisted for the Arabic International Prize for Literature.

Books by Dima Wannous

The Frightened Ones

Dima Wannous gives voice to contemporary female experience in Damascus, in a novel that has grabbed attention around the world

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