Sherif Saleh is an Egyptian writer and journalist living in Kuwait, with a PhD in theatre criticism.

His first story collection is Isbi‘a Yemshi li Wahdih (2007, A Finger Walking on its Own). His latest, Mudun Ta’kul Nafsaha (2019, Cities Eat Themselves), was shortlisted for the 2019 Almultaqa Prize.

His collection Mothaleth al-Ishq (Love Triangle) won the Sawiris Award for the Short Story in 2001.

He also has two novels and several books on theatre, cinema and art criticism.

Contributor's Issues

Banipal 68 - Short Stories (Summer 2020)