Selections of poems and fiction, sampling the richness and variety of the hundreds of authors in the issues. Plus a chance to hear and see a few of the authors in performance.
FICTIONHuda al-Jahouri – An excerpt from the novel 'Things are not in their Place'
Huzamah Habayeb – A chapter from the novel
Hawra al-Nadawi – A chapter from the novel 'Under Copenhagen’s Sky'
Mohammed Hasan Alwan – An excerpt from the novel Al-Qundus
INTERVIEWSFadhila el-Farouk – Testimony on Writing
Maha Hassan – A testimony on Writing
Longlist for 2018 IPAF announced[read more]
Robin Moger is winner of 2017 Saif Ghobash Banipal Translation Prize[read more]
First Shortlist announced for the 2017 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation[read more]
Sheikh Zayed Book Award Longlist announced for ‘Literature’ (2017-2018)[read more]
Libyan author Najwa Bin Shatwan is the 2018 Banipal Visiting Writer Fellowship[read more]
Banipal events coming up in October[read more]
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