Kamel Daoud’s celebrated retelling of Albert Camus’s The Stranger came within two votes of winning the Prix Goncourt. It has also made him a target of radical Islamists.
London Review of Books Nov 2014
On Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik and the rise of Islamophobia in Norway.
London Review of Books Nov 2013
On the assassination of a half-Palestinian, half-Jewish cultural revolutionary.
The Nation Sep 2013
How the icon’s personal struggles with identity fed his art.