IPAF Judging Chair Announces 2021 Shortlist ‘Rivaling the Best Books of the Prize’

In the video, judging chair Chawki Bazih said that although there the novels submitted to the prize were fewer in number than in previous years, they were of a high quality, "rivaling the best books of the prize since its inception."

2010 Arab American Book Awards: When Did This Happen?

I just heard about the Arab American Book Awards yesterday, via Asia Writes. I guess I missed the announcement in Publishing Perspectives, and anywhere else it might've run. Perhaps the winners were announced in late May? That would be fitting, I think, since the "Adult Fiction" winner was Etel Adnan, and it seemed that May … Continue reading 2010 Arab American Book Awards: When Did This Happen?