The Syrian World Volume 04, Issue 08

Title

The Syrian World Volume 04, Issue 08

Description

Volume 4 Issue 08 of The Syrian World published April 1930. The issue opens with an interview conducted by Salloum Mokarzel with El-Atassi, a Syrian Nationalist Leader and President of the Constituent assembly. This is followed by a quote by Kahlil Gibran titled "Helpfulness." The most important article in this issue is Rev. W. A. Mansur's writing about the transitional period occurring in America
in his story he has a Syrian character deliver an imaginary speech to the United States Senate, apropos of some derogatory remarks made against Syrians in America. This is followed by two poems, one by Najla Sabe and the other by Paul Deab. Louis Maron then presents one of his short stories titled "The Return Home," which recounts the story of a boy named Najib and his journey back and forth between Lebanon and the United States over several years. Salloum Mokarzel, the editor, then presents another portion of his journey through Lebanon, covering his travels from Beirut to the Palestine border. The last work in the issue is a poem by Jonard Egis (using a nom de plume) titled "The Syrian Laborer." The issue closes with the Reader's Forum, excerpts from the Arab press, and more on political developments in Syria.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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TSW1930_04reducedWM

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Files

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Citation

Salloum A. Mokarzel and Syrian-American Press, “The Syrian World Volume 04, Issue 08,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed February 23, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/75865.