Awlad Hartna | Najib Mahfouz
Awlad Mahfouz was the first novel written by Naguib Mahfouz after the July Revolution, when he finished writing the trilogy in 1952. After the July Revolution, he saw that the change he was seeking through his writings had been achieved, so he decided to stop literary writing and work as a screenwriter, so he wrote several texts for the cinema. But after a break of 5 years, he decided to return to writing fiction after he saw that the revolution had deviated from its course, so the children of our neighborhood wrote in which he adopted a symbolic style that differs from his realistic style, and he said about that in a dialogue “.. She did not discuss a clear social problem as she used to in my works before her. Rather, it is closer to the general human cosmological view.