This study guide will help you analyze the short story “The Rain Missed My Face and Fell Straight to My Shoes” by Saeed Taji Farouky. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it and putting it into perspective.
Presentation of the text
Title: “The Rain Missed My Face and Fell Straight to My Shoes” (2020)
Author: Saeed Taji Farouky
Genre: Short story
Saeed Taji Farouky is a Palestinian-British filmmaker, director, and writer. Most of his works deal with human rights or postcolonialist themes. He has worked for news agencies such as The Guardian, The Observer, Reuters, and Al-Jazeera.
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