Rabai al-Madhoun

Born in al-Majdal, Palestine, in 1945, Rabai al-Madhoun is one of the Arab world’s rising literary stars. His other works include The Idiot of Khan Younis and The Taste of Separation. The Lady from Tel Aviv is a bestseller in the Arab world. He has worked as an editor for the leading Arabic daily, al-Sharq al-awsat.