Amel Moussa is a poet and cultural journalist from Tunisia. She works as a journalist for Al-Sharq Al-Aswat newspaper, and with a Masters in sociology, also teaches media and communication and is a cultural consultant at the Tunisian Association for Arts and Sciences.

She has received the country’s National Creative Award for poetry and an award from the Arab Women’s Organisation for her journalism in Tunisia. Her collections Untha al-Ma’ (Female of Water), 1996 and Khajal al-Ya‘kout (The Emerald’s Bashfulness), 1998, have been published in Italian editions and some other poems in English (in Banipals 2 and 39), Spanish, French, Polish and Czech. She travels widely to festivals and literary events.




Contributor's Issues
Banipal No 2 June 1998
Banipal No 39 Modern Tunisian Literature


Back
Links | Terms & Conditions | Site Credit | © Banipal 2014
Mahmoud Shukair

Latest News

15/04/2014

Land of No Rain – English edition of Amjad Nasser's first novel out now

[read more]
31/03/2014

Sheikh Zayed Book Awards – Announcement of Winners

[read more]
26/02/2014

Remembering the 5 March 2007 bombing of Al-Mutanabbi Street, Baghdad

[read more]
18/02/2014

Pioneering poet Ounsi el-Hage has died
Ounsi El Hage

[read more]
12/02/2014

"The act of translation is sacred," says prize sponsor Omar Ghobash

[read more]
10/02/2014

Logo of International Prize for Arabic Fiction

2014 shortlist announced

[read more]
[read all news stories]