LITERATURE/POETRY


Website of Prague Writers' Festival

Official site of Scottish writer Laura Hird and Laura Hird's LIT MAG CENTRAL

Website of Poetry London magazine

The British Council's literature websites http://www.britishcouncil.org/arts-literature-publications-and-resources-our-websites.htm

Poetry International web, the international poetry ezine from Rotterdam Poetry International

 

FESTIVALS

Liverpool's Arabic Arts Festival
6th-15th July 2012. The theme for this year was: Behind the News

Poetry International Festival Rotterdam - From the 11th to 15th June 2013 the 44th edition of this festival

Berlin International Literature Festival -  2009 saw Focus Arab World with more than 30 Arab authors present at readings, discussions and interviews.

 

PUBLISHERS

For Arab Literature in English Translation


The American University in Cairo Press
(USA and Middle East)

Arabia Books
(UK)

Interlink Publishing
(USA)

Syracuse University Press – Middle East Literature in Translation (USA)

Haus Publishing Press
(UK)

Archipelago Books
(USA) – International Literature in Translation

Hesperus Press (UK) – English Literature and International Literature in Translation

I. B. Tauris
(UK) – Leading publisher on the Middle East

Saqi Books (UK) – Specialises in Arabic Literature and the Middle East

 

PLASTIC ARTS AND ARTISTS

Darat al-Funun
- Khalid Shoman Foundation (From Jordan : A home for the arts and artists of the Arab world )

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