Tag: Abdelouahab Aissaoui

  • Abdelouahab Aissaoui is International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 winner.

    Abdelouahab Aissaoui is International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 winner.

    Abdelouahab Aissaoui’s novel The Spartan Court won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 today, April 14, 2020. The International Prize for Arabic Fiction, founded in 2007, is given to the best novel written in Arabic in the previous year. It is run with the support of the Booker Prize Foundation in London and sponsored…

  • Three Africans on International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 shortlist.

    Three Africans on International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 shortlist.

    Abdelouahab Aissaoui, Said Khatibi, and Youssef Ziedan are the three Africans on the shortlist for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 announced today, February 4, 2020. The International Prize for Arabic Fiction, launched in 2007, is considered the most important literary prize in the Arab world today.  The prize, given to best novel written…

  • Nine Africans on International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 longlist.

    Nine Africans on International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 longlist.

    There are nine Africans from five countries on the longlist for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2020 announced on December 17, 2019. The International Prize for Arabic Fiction, given to a novel in Arabic that judges consider to be the best of that year, is considered to be the most prestigious and important literary…