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Remembering the 5 March 2007 bombing of Al-Mutanabbi Street, Baghdad[read more]
Pioneering poet Ounsi el-Hage has died
"The act of translation is sacred," says prize sponsor Omar Ghobash[read more]
2014 shortlist announced[read more]
We remember Mark Linz[read more]
Jonathan Wright and William M Hutchins share the 2013 Saif Ghobash Banipal Translation Prize[read more]
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