Two Books Translated from Arabic Make 2020 NTA Prose Longlist

Yesterday, the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) announced the longlists for the 2020 National Translation Awards (NTA) in Poetry and Prose. Two works translated from Arabic -- a novel and a collection of interlinked short stories -- made the twelve-book longlist for prose.

Best 100 Arabic Books (According to the Arab Writers Union): 81-90

This is where you’ll find 1-10 (and an explanation of this project), and here’s 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70, and 71-80. Please do help me out with errors and omissions. 80 There Is a Man in our House, by the Egyptian novelist Ihsan Abdul Quddus. According to David Waldner, on answers.com: Abd al-Quddus wrote … Continue reading Best 100 Arabic Books (According to the Arab Writers Union): 81-90