Wed 29 July 2015
6.30 p.m.
Meetings room & Library, Arab British Centre, 1 Gough Square, London, EC4A 3DE

Library Open Evening

library open evening

Do join us for a post-Shubbak, pre-holiday discussion and refreshments with publishers and literature promoters, and the chance to browse through displays of latest works
Ghazi Gheblawi, Libyan author, editor Darf Publishers
Mayada Ibrahim of Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing
Fleur Montanaro, Administrator the International Prize for Arabic Fiction
Susannah Tarbush, journalist and Banipal Trustee
With special displays of books
•   Books in the Library by all the Shubbak authors  
•  The new Banipal 53 – The Short Stories of Zakaria Tamer   
•   The entries for the 2015 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation   
•  The IPAF winners/shortlist authors that are in English

 Drinks & nibbles

This is a free event, but seating is limited so do RSVP by emailing

Everybody Welcome!