New novels by former Nadwa Participants

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IPAF winner Mohammed Achaari to lead literary masterclass

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Maha Hassan

Maha Hassan is a Syrian novelist and journalist living in France, who has published her work in a number of Arabic newspapers and online. She has had several novels published, including “The Infinite – Biography of the Other” and “Hymns of Nothingness”. She won the Hellman/Hammett award organized by the American Human Rights Watch in 2005 and has participated in some cultural rallies in Europe.

  • Umbilical Cord 2011

Previous Years

You can find a complete history of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction here. Information on all the winners, shortlisted and longlisted...

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Translations

    One of the main aims of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction is to encourage the translation of Arabic literature into...

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