DOUAIHY Jabbour

Jabbour DOUAIHY

Titles

  • The King of India | Malak al hind 2019 – view details
  • Printed in Beirut | Toubi’a fi bayrut 2016 – view details
  • American Neighborhood | Hayy Al Amerkan 2013 – view details
  • Chased away | Charid al-manazel 2010 – view details
  • June rain | Matar Hzayran 2006 – view details
  • Ayn Warda (Rose Fountain) | Ayn Warda 2002 – view details
  • Rayya-of-the-river | Rayya an-nahr
  • Automn Equinox | Iitidal al-kharif

 


 

Biography

 
Jabbour al-Douaihy is born in 1949, in Zgharta, a town of north Lebanon. He achieved his doctoral studies in literature in France, and is today a professor of French literature at the Lebanese University of Tripoli.

He translated several works into Arabic, and has written a collection of short stories and two other novels.

Douaihy’s ‘June rain’ was among the six finalists for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction, or Arab Man Booker Prize, held at Abu Dhabi in March 2008.

In the press

“Printed in Beirut”

“A fake thriller, but a real comedy”, “Elegant” and “far from stereotypes” — (Le Monde, 2018)

“Exquisite irony” — (Midwest review of books, 2018)

“Scathing comedy of many errors” — (Booklist, 2018)

“American neighborhood”

“Extreme beauty” — (Le Monde des livres, 2015)

“Brisk and affecting novel” — (Kirkus, 2018)

 “One must absolutely read this book, imbued with intelligence and humanity” — (Mediapart / En attendant Nadeau, 2016)

“The strength of the book lies in the author’s acute gaze at these characters” — (L’Humanité, 2015)

“Sharp and beautiful” — (Transfuge, 2015)

Cessions

  • Printed in Beirut (2016)

Sindbad, Actes Sud (2016, France)
Interlink (2018, USA)
Brioschi (to appear, Italy)

  • American neighborhood (2013)

Sindbad, Actes Sud (2015, France)
Interlink (2018, USA)

  • Chased away (2010) 

Feltrinelli (2012, Italy)
Sindbad, Actes Sud (2013, France)

  • June rain (2006) 

Sindbad, Actes Sud (2010, France)
Feltrinelli (2010, Italy)
Hanser (2013, Germany)
Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation (English, 2014)
Turner (2013, Spanish)

 

  • Ayn Warda (2002)

Sindbad, Actes Sud (2010, France)

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