What is good literature? And what is good literary criticism? Where and in what forms does it take place? We are interested to hear about audiences, reception and about the importance of criticism for the literary scene in both countries.

Creativity Without Criticism..

By Hossam Al-Kholy

Many people accuse the critics and the specialized practitioners of criticism of being responsible for the absence of a consistent review of the accumulating and consecutive literary productionthat is flooding the cultural scene.

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Is the era of criticism and critics over?

By Ehab Elmallah

In his book entitled “The Death of the Critic”, the British critic Ronan McDonald depicts a radical transformation in the study
of arts and literature in the sense that replaced the specialized reader by the unspecialized one.

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