Hannah Somerville is a London-based investigative journalist and former health reporter. She has a BA in Arabic and Spanish from the University of Leeds and an MA in Arabic Literature from SOAS, University of London. Her dissertation focused on body politics in new Egyptian 'dystopian' fiction.


Contributor's Issues

Banipal 68 - Short Stories (Summer 2020)

Banipal 65 - The Beautiful Creatures of Fadhil Al-Azzawi (Summer 2019)

Banipal 70 - Mahmoud Shukair, Writing Jerusalem

Banipal 71 - Salutes Ihsan Abdel Kouddous

Banipal 69 - 9 New Novels (Autumn/Winter 2020)

Banipal 64 - A Rebel named Hanan al-Shaykh (2019)

Banipal 67 - Elias Khoury, The Novelist (Spring 2020)

Banipal 63 - The 100 Best Arabic Novels (2018)

Banipal 66 - Travels (Autumn/Winter 2019)

Banipal 72 - Iraqi Jewish Writers

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