is a poet, short story writer and novelist, born in Sana’a, Yemen. She studied literature and psychology at the University of Sana’a and has written six books, with some poetry translated into English, Spanish and French.




Contributor's Issues
Banipal No 36 Literature in Yemen Today


Back
Links | Terms & Conditions | Site Credit | © Banipal 2014
Ahmed Alfaitouri

Latest News

17/09/2014

Banipal 50 on an iPad
Free Digital Access to Banipal in Berlin, Minneapolis and London

[read more]
13/08/2014

Who is Alessandro Spina?
Alessandro Spina 

[read more]
09/08/2014

Remembering Mahmoud Darwish
Banipal 33 front cover, tribute to Mahmoud Darwish 

[read more]
22/07/2014

Saadi Youssef's الأعمال الشعريةا (Collected Poetical Works), a 7-volume box set, is now on sale

[read more]
29/04/2014

Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi wins 2014 International Prize for Arabic Fiction

[read more]
28/04/2014

Syracuse University Press launches Mahmoud Darwish: 
The Poet’s Art and His Nation by Khaled Mattawa. 

[read more]
[read all news stories]