Feb 4, 2014 — Not much happens in An Unnecessary Woman, Lebanese-American author Rabih Alameddine's novel about an elderly recluse who spends her time reading and translating. But what does happen shows a life in all its mundane, unconventional brilliance.
Feb 2, 2014 — In his new novel, Rabih Alameddine questions what the value is of an inwardly focused life.
May 18, 2008 — Rabih Alameddine discusses his new book, The Hakawati. As the protagonist sits by the bedside of his dying father, the reader is pulled into an otherworldly web of stories inspired by Arab legend, Greek myth and the Bible.
Jul 15, 2011 — NPR coverage of The Hakawati by Rabih Alameddine. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.