was born in Cairo on 19 September 1981. His first novel A Long Cellar with a Low Ceiling making you Crouch was published by Suad Al-Sabah Publishers, Kuwait, 2003 (second edition, Cairo 2006). That same year, his short story collection Blue In a Sad Way was published by the Higher Council For Culture in Cairo. In 2007, his second novel Repeated Stopping was published by Dar Merit (second edition Dar Al-Shurooq, 2008) and also his third, The Italian's Bed.

Mohamed Salah Al-Azab has won seven literary awards, including The Suad Al-Sabah Award for the Novel, and the Higher Council for Culture’s Award for Short Story in 1999 and 2004. He Also won the Higher Council For Culture award for the novel for 2004.




Contributor's Issues
Banipal No 32 Summer 2008


Back
Links | Terms & Conditions | Site Credit | © Banipal 2016
Amir Tag Elsir

Latest News

28/04/2016

Rabai al-Madhoun wins IPAF 2016 for Destinies: Concerto of the Holocaust and the Nakba

[read more]
21/04/2016

Front cover of Banipal 55Sudanese Literature Today is focus of Banipal 55

 

[read more]
17/04/2016

Amin MaaloufAmin Maalouf is SZBA Cultural Personality of 2016

[read more]
14/04/2016

Sheikh Zayed Book Award logoSheikh Zayed Book Award winners announced

[read more]
24/03/2016

2016 SZBA Shortlists for Other Languages and Publishing Awards

[read more]
10/03/2016

Hartmut Fähndrich awarded special Swiss Grand Prix de Littérature

[read more]
[read all news stories]