The Selected Works of Yussef El Guindi

Methuen Drama

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This collection first published in Great Britain 2019

Back of the Throat, first published by Dramatist Play Service, 2006

Our Enemies, 2019

Language Rooms, 2019

Pilgrims Musa and Sheri in the New World, first published by Dramatist Play Service, 2014

Threesome, first published by Broadway Play Publishing Inc, 2016

Copyright © Yussef El Guindi, 2019

Introduction © Michael Malek Najjar, 2019

Yussef El Guindi and Michael Malek Najjar have asserted his right under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act, 1988, to be identified as authors of this work.

For legal purposes the Acknowledgments on p. xiii constitute an extension of this copyright page.

Cover design: Louise Dugdale

Cover image © 'Freedom or Peace' by Everitt Barbee

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No rights in incidental music or songs contained in the work are hereby granted and performance rights for any performance/presentation whatsoever must be obtained from the respective copyright owners.

All rights whatsoever in this play are strictly reserved and application for performance etc. should be made before rehearsals by professionals and by amateurs to The Robert A. Freedman Agency, Inc. of 1501 Broadway, Suite 2310, New York, NY 10036, USA. No performance may be given unless a licence has been obtained.

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