Books on Syria and the Syrian Revolution: A Woman in the Crossfire

A Woman in the Crossfire: Diaries of the Syrian Revolution

Author: Samar Yazbek

Translated from Arabic by: Max Weiss

Publisher: Haus Publishing

Publication Date: 2012

Review

A well-known novelist and journalist from the coastal city of Jableh, Samar Yazbek witnessed the first four months of the uprising first-hand and actively participated in a variety of public actions and budding social movements. Throughout this period she kept a diary of personal reflections on, and observations of, this historic time. Because of the outspoken views she published in print and online, استمر في القراءة