With contributions from renowned authors Tariq Ali, Elias Khoury, Samar Yazbek, Thorvald Steen, Domonique Eddé, Almog Behar, Mark R. Cohen, Şener Aktürk and Orit Bashkin, The Saladin Anthology features hightlights from the first seven years of International Saladin Days at the House of Literature in Oslo.
Here you can find the speech given by Norwegian author Thorvald Steen at the Wergeland conference Poet & Activist in 2008, where the idea of instituting the International Saladin Days was conceived. Also, the anthology features an excerpt from the play Desert Storms, written by Thorvald Steen and Tariq Ali; Elias Khoury's reflections on muteness and memory in Israeli and Palestinian literature; Domonique Eddé's essay on the late Edward W. Said; the poems of Almog Behar who participated in 2015 and much more.
Read the introduction by program coordinator Andreas Liebe Delsett here. View and download the entire anthology as a pdf here or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a physical copy. Remember to include your postal address.