Banipal is keen to promote live literature events that include Arab authors. Check out this section for news of events that Banipal is organising or is involved in. For a photo report of a recent event, click here.

Thu 18 February 2016
6.30 p.m.-9.00 p.m.
Waterstone's Piccadilly, 203/206 Piccadilly, London W1J 9HD

Celebrate 2015's best literary translation from Arabic with the winner of the Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize and his author in conversation with Gaby Wood

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Wed 17 February 2016
6.15 p.m. for 6.30 p.m.
Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU

The Award Ceremony of Translation Prizes from Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Spanish and Swedish 

This is a free event, but please reserve your seat by emailing

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