New novels by former Nadwa Participants

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IPAF winner Mohammed Achaari to lead literary masterclass

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Maqbul Moussa al-Alawi

Maqbul Moussa al-Alawi is a Saudi writer born in 1969. He has a BA in Artistic Education from the University College of Mecca (1992) and has worked as a teacher and instructor in the use of artistic materials and forms. He writes short stories and articles in some local Saudi newspapers. This is his first novel.

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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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