Who & How

ArabLit Quarterly is a four-times-yearly magazine that brings together Arabic literature, essays, wordplay, art, music, and food in translation:

We take an expansive view of the literary arts and are interested in what’s enjoyable to the ear, the eye, and the palate.

Our fifth issue, Spring 2020: THE ROAD, is now available:



You can get your copy from Gumroad (e-pub and PDF), Amazon (print: US, UK, France, Germany, Italy), as a Patreon subscriber (e-pub or PDF), or from Exact Editions (as a special e-pub). Institutional subscriptions are available through Exact Editions; if you are an interested librarian, please contact us about a complementary copy at info@arablit.org.

Exact Editions subscriptions include:

 -Fully-searchable access to the growing archive of back issues.
– Unlimited IP-authenticated access and remote access options available.
– Cross-platform compatibility with all Web, iOS and Android devices.
– Usage reports, MARC records and excellent customer support

Your purchase supports paying contributors to ArabLit Quarterly, ArabLit, and Bulaq.


ArabLit Quarterly is chiefly edited by M Lynx Qualey. Our Art Director is Hassân Al Mohtasib. Nashwa Gowanlock is managing editor. Contributing editors are Sawad Hussain, Olivia Snaije, and Lara Vergnaud.


We take submissions to both the ArabLit Story Prize and the Quarterly through Submittable. 

1 Comment

  1. Abdullah Ramadan
    October 20, 2019 @ 8:19 pm

    A great contribution to serve the Arabic Literature.


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