Yes, it’s Halloween, but it’s also nearly time for this year’s Arab-focused London Poetry Festival. Spooooky!
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Two days ago, I was at the downtown AUC Press bookstore and considered picking up a copy of Banipal 38. Yes, I’m a subscriber, but the magazine came out months ago, and I still didn’t have my copy. But I didn’t buy it, and the very next day my BanipalContinue Reading

The National today has a piece about the three Emirati poets participating in the London Literature Festival—Nujoom al Ghanem, Khulood al Mu’alla and Khalid Albudoor—which seemed reason enough for me to explore their work a little more.Continue Reading