Khaled Hosseini

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Margaret Atwood and JM Coetzee demand release of jailed Iranian writers
A letter by PEN America, signed by dozens of high-profile writers and artistic figures, calls for Baktash Abtin, Keyvan Bajan, and Reza Khandan Mahabadi to be acquitted

Alison Flood

29, Sep, 2021 @4:17 PM

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British Book awards balance art and selling power to decide best writer in 30 years
Novelists rub shoulders with presidents, chefs, comedians and thriller megastars on longlist to define the title with the biggest impact on the book world

Alison Flood

14, Feb, 2020 @6:01 AM

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US writers recall their migrant journeys in protest at asylum seekers' treatment
Khaled Hosseini, Ocean Vuong and Neil Gaiman among leading authors to sign a letter to the US Congress, urging action to remedy ‘atrocious conditions’

Alison Flood

30, Jul, 2019 @11:48 AM

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A Thousand Splendid Suns review – ultimately engaging Hosseini adaptation
Roxana Silbert bows out with an inventive staging of Ursula Rani Sarma’s adaptation of Khaled Hosseini’s 2007 novel

Clare Brennan

12, May, 2019 @7:00 AM

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A Thousand Splendid Suns review – comic fog clouds Hosseini drama
This staging of the bestseller loses the story’s gut-wrenching power in a sea of lighthearted flourish

Arifa Akbar

09, May, 2019 @5:09 PM

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In brief: Sea Prayer; Reaching for Utopia; Macbeth – reviews
Khaled Hosseini’s haunting response to the death of a refugee child, Jason Cowley’s thoughtful collection of writings and Jo Nesbø’s gritty reimagining of the Shakespeare tragedy

Ben East

02, Sep, 2018 @10:00 AM

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‘Everybody’s got a sacred story’ | Letters
Letter: Khaled Hosseini’s article on refugees and a feature on Barack Obama’s correspondence with his constituents are an inspiration to Sarah Glendall


27, Aug, 2018 @4:29 PM

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Liu Xia: Paul Auster and JM Coetzee lead renewed calls for Chinese poet's release
Liu, who has never been charged with a crime, has been under house arrest in China since her late husband Liu Xiaobo won the Nobel peace prize in 2010

Alison Flood

16, May, 2018 @1:09 PM

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How Khaled Hosseini finds hope in telling refugees' stories
The author’s new story Sea Prayer is being staged in virtual reality for the Guardian. He explains how his work for the UN – and wish to make a difference – inspired it

Carvell Wallace

02, Sep, 2017 @8:00 AM

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8,500 people lost in Mediterranean since death of three-year-old Alan Kurdi
Author Khaled Hosseini responds to images of Syrian boy washed ashore by writing short story animated in virtual reality

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

01, Sep, 2017 @5:00 AM

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Why Iran has 16 different translations of one Khaled Hosseini novel
Lack of copyright has filled a nation of very keen readers with multiple versions of foreign books – doing artistic as well as financial damage to writers

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

23, Jun, 2017 @2:00 PM

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The Kite Runner; Barons perchés review – a fine tale with strings attached
A West End adaptation of Khaled Hosseini’s novel doesn’t quite soar, but we know a man on a trampoline who does

Kate Kellaway

15, Jan, 2017 @8:00 AM

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