The author of his autobiography, Ashes of a Lost Country, Ghassoub Sharif Mustafa was interviewed by the popular channel Alghad TV on November 6, 2019 at the Sharjah International Book Fair 2019. In his interview, Ghassoub described his traumatic past and hardships, his education, and how did he reach his present position as a Professor at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) in Dubai.
Ashes of a Lost Country is the author’s first book and is based on the ups and downs of his entire life’s journey. He describes in his book about his childhood and education, how he was ousted from his homeland Palestine after the war of 1967 when the Israelis took over the West Bank side of the country. After that, he migrated to Algeria where he went on a scholarship to high school. There, he met some Frenchmen who invited him into their country with open arms.
Ghassoub Sharif Mustafa has been on an incredible journey throughout his life, having written a heart-wrenching account of his life, and now, after reshaping himself mentally and physically, he has crafted this masterpiece which is a must read! You can learn more about him by watching his full interview here.