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The Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation
invites you to celebrate
Translating Arabic Fiction Today
– the winners of the last three years of the prize –
in conversation with Wen-chin Ouyang
5.00pm, Saturday 3 March
Djam Lecture Theatre, SOAS Main Building
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG
Robin Moger’s winning translation is The Book of Safety by Yasser Abdel Hafez
Jonathan Wright won the 2016 prize for The Bamboo Stalk by Saud Alsanousi
Paul Starkey won the 2015 prize for The Book of the Sultan's Seal: Strange Incidents from History in the City of Mars by Youssef Rakha.
This is a free event but do reserve your place by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Supported by the Banipal Trust for Arab Literature
1 Gough Square, London EC4A 3DE