Sun February 27, 2011

Libyan-American Writer Remembers Benghazi

The battle between those who support the government of Moammar Gadhafi and those calling for him to step down rages in the city of Benghazi, Libya. That city is the birthplace of Khaled Mattawa, an Arab-American writer and assistant professor of creative writing at the Univeristy of Michigan. Mattawa talks about how it feels to watch the events in his home country from so far away.

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