2020 Sheikh Zayed Book Award Winners: Barakat, Al Jayyusi, Ouhaïbi

Organizers of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award (SZBA) today announced the winners -- in seven categories -- of their 14th annual prize.

Khalil Sweileh, Ahmad al-Qarmalawi, Hessa al-Muhairi Win 2018 Sheikh Zayed Book Awards

"The novel portrays an inward view of the Syrian Civil War tragedy; the author takes the reader on a trip around Damascus, trudging down the memory lanes and presenting the psychological conflicts amid the shattered reality of place and society – marking an important addition to the Syrian Literature, with a unique use of narrative tools and vocabulary construction."