Ahmed Taibaoui’s Naguib Mahfouz Medal-winning novel The Disappearance of Mr. Nobody was published this week by Hoopoe Fiction, in translation by Jonathan Wright.
Cairo University Professor Mohamed Enani, also known as the “Sheikh of Arab translators,” passed away on Tuesday January 3, 2023 — just one day ahead of his 84th birthday.
A selection of the Arabic novels, poetry collections, short-story collections, and classic works forthcoming in 2023.
“As a first step, readers interested in books from the Arab world or on the Arab world can discover books based on several features: discovering books according to an author’s gender or country of origin, finding books from a specific publisher or country (…), browsing through our book titles and thematic curations to find SWANA-specific subjects (e.g. Egyptian surrealism, prison literature).”
Mophradat is supporting emerging creative writers from the Arab world with funded writing sabbaticals.
Removing the promotion of new issues of ArabLit Quarterly magazine, the top ten most-read pieces of 2022.
This year, we have lists of literary works translated from Arabic to English, to German, to Portuguese, and to Malayalam.
Every year, we run a special holiday gift on December 25. This year, it’s an essay from our most popular edition, the ArabLit Quarterly FOLK issue,
The theme of ArabLit Quarterly’s Spring 2023 issue is THE RAIN. Let the submissions rain, let them rain, let them rain.