Maissa Arfaoui is a Tunisian professor and translator, born in 1991. She holds three MAs and specializes in Modern American History.

She was awarded the UNESCO Youth Ambassador for Peace Prize in 2017 for her research project Branding Extremism –The Imagery of Nazi and Contemporary Islamist Movements.

She publishes translations of academic, political as well as literary texts, among the latter Stefan Zweig’s novel Confusion of Feelings (Miskiliani Publishing, 2017).

Contributor's Issues

Banipal 74 - Celebrating Khalida Said and Modern Arabic Poetry (Summer 2022)

Banipal 64 - A Rebel named Hanan al-Shaykh (2019)

Banipal 71 - Salutes Ihsan Abdel Kouddous (Summer 2021)

Banipal 68 - Short Stories (Summer 2020)