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Of newly independent Morocco and its new nationalist representative governmentIndependence from French colonial rule has brought many changes to Morocco—some beneficial than others Women have entered the work force in great numbers a development which has brought them new freedoms but which has also caused problems within the traditional family Abouzeid shows us how these changes have affected ordinary men and women how small everyday events loom.

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The Director and Other Stories from Morocco Modern Middle East Literature in TranslationLarge in individual lives To her crisp style reminiscent of some Western realist novelists she adds elements of Arabic fiction—the oral story telling techniue for exampleAbouzeid writes first in Arabic which she has stated is a political choice This makes her a literary pioneer in North Africa where until recently most authors wrote in French Elizabeth Warnock Fernea has written an introduction for this book setting the stories in historical contex.