Disappearing Professions, Memoirs, and Myths: Mophradat’s 2020 Writing Sabbatical Grants

The six recipients were selected from among nearly 100 applications that came from across the region. Decisions were made with the assistance of a jury that included authors Ahmed Naje, Hussam Hilali, and Samar Yazbek, and playwright and researcher Meriam Bousselmi. 

Arab Fund for Arts & Culture: Call for Proposals 2013

Arab writers, please note: The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture - AFAC has issued a new open call for proposals in the categories of Visual Arts, Performing Arts, and Literature. Applications are open to Arab individuals living in the Arab region or in diaspora and to local, regional and international institutions whose projects are related to contemporary Arab … Continue reading Arab Fund for Arts & Culture: Call for Proposals 2013

Have an Arab or Arabic Literary Project? Apply for Funds Now

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is looking to fund projects that focus on "[r]esearch, writing and publishing of literary works, including novels, short stories, poetry, translations and biographies, in print and online." They're funding performing and visual artists, too. The AFAC's first open call of 2012 is for artists in three general categories: … Continue reading Have an Arab or Arabic Literary Project? Apply for Funds Now