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[4 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 359 views]

The Arab Man Booker, also called International Arabic Prize of Fiction, was awarded on March 2cnd in Abu Dhabi to Saudi writer Abdo Khal for his novel ‘She throws sparks’.

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[13 Feb 2010 | No Comment | 210 views]

A fine shortlist of nominees for the third ‘Arabic Booker’ has so far been overshadowed by manufactured controversy, Youssef Rakha writes.
* By Youssef Rakha, published in The National

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[16 Dec 2008 | No Comment | 159 views]

I was trying to buy a banned book in Damascus by one of Syria’s top literary figures, and to my surprise it seemed to be going rather well.

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[11 Dec 2008 | No Comment | 287 views]

The IPAF’s, or the Arab Man Booker prize awarded in Abu Dhabi, short list of 6 titles was announced yesterday!

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[27 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 390 views]

The IPAF’s, or Arab Man Booker prize awarded in Abu Dhabi, long list of 16 titles was very recently published!

The 16 titles below were chosen out of the 121 titles presented for the competition by Arab publishers.

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[1 Feb 2008 | No Comment | 134 views]

We are very proud to inform you that three of our authors are finalists to the most prestigious Arab literary prize ever:

“In praise of hatred”, by Khaled Khalifa, Syria,
“June rain”, by Jabbour Douaihy, Lebanon
“The land of Purgatory”, by Elias Farkouh, Jordan