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[13 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 215 views]
Oman Daily’s review of Douaihy’s ‘Chased away’ #IPAF2012

“A tragedy narrated, pursued chapter after chapter, and its threads woven with great ability, talent and ingenuity by the Lebanese novelist Jabbour Douaihy, in his magnificent novel ‘Chased away’, one of the six shortlisted for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction, 2012.”

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[10 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 82 views]

Feltrinelli acquired Italian rights to Douaihy’s Chased away.

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[6 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 309 views]
Interview with Jabbour Douaihy over ‘Chased away’ (shortlisted for the IPAF 2012)

This being said, I have a lot of affection towards Beirut, to which we came from our villages at the beginning of the seventies, feeling that we could change the world. This is a beautiful illusion, and I have not regrets.

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[11 Jan 2012 | No Comment | 221 views]

The news below was taken from the IPAF’s website. Our favorite literature blogger is attending the conference in Cairo and should get back later today with some further insight!

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[11 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 262 views]

Douaihy’s Chased away was awarded the Hanna Wakim prize for his book ‘Chased away’ | Charid al manazel, published by Dar annahar in 2010. The novel was selected by students of 9 high schools, among 5 Lebanese novels.

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[11 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 177 views]

Since 2008, the International Prize for Arabic fiction, also known as the Arab Man Booker Prize, has been a reference in the literary scene. The long list for the 2012 prize was announced yesterday, and Jabbour Douaihy’s Chased away is in it!