Tue 27 June 2017
6.30pm for 7.00pm start
Waterstones Piccadilly 203-206 Piccadilly, London W1V 9LE


Banipal has great pleasure

in inviting you to our next Waterstones Piccadilly evening on

Literary Awards in the Arab World

Front covers of Banipal 58 and the novel A Small Death, which won the IPAF prize in April 2017Mohammed Hasan Alwan has won the IPAF 2017 prize. photo Kheridine Mabrouk
Photo of Mohammed Hasan Alwan © Kheridine Mabrouk

6.30pm, TUESDAY 27 JUNE

Waterstone's Piccadilly Bookshop

203/206 Piccadilly, London W1J 9HD

With special guest Saudi author Mohammed Hasan Alwan,
winner of this year's International Prize for Arabic Fiction for his novel A Small Death,

Fleur Montanaro, IPAF Prize administrator ,  

Walid Hamarneh of Qatar’s Sheikh Hamad Award for Translation and International Understanding,

and Samuel Shimon, editor, Banipal magazine

Do join us for an evening of talks, questions and readings about Literary Awards in the Arab World,
with Paul Blezard in the chair, in the wonderful venue of Waterstones Piccadilly bookstore  


Copies of Banipal 58 – Arab Literary Awards
and Mawt Saghir (A Small Death) will be on sale


This is a free event but places are limited, so do reserve your place
by telephoning 020 7851 2400 or emailing events.piccadilly@waterstones.com


Download an invitation here

Supported by
IPAF logo for 10th year of prize 2017