is Chair of the Department of
Arabic and Islamic Studies at
Elliott Colla is a runner-up in the 2009 Saif Ghobash – Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation for his translation of Ibrahim al-Koni's Gold Dust.
He was one of the judges of the 2010 Saif Ghobash – Banipal Prize.
Banipal No 31 Spring 2008
Banipal No 36 Literature in Yemen Today
Banipal No 40 – Libyan Fiction
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