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Voices in Support of Novelist Ahmed Naji

From recent statements in support of Ahmed Naji, sentenced to two years in prison for the publication of an excerpt of his novel in Akhbar al-Adab magazine

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The Murder of Syrian Poet Mohammad Bashir al-Aani

PEN International has condemned the murder of Mohammad Bashir al-Aani and his son Elyas in Deir al-Zour City “by the armed group calling itself Islamic State (IS)”:

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On Mahmoud Darwish’s Birthday, a New Translation of ‘Dying for Free’

On the anniversary of the birth of the great Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish (1942-2008), a new translation by Naser Albreeky

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New Theatre: ‘The Several Beheadings of Ashraf Fayadh’

If you’re in London, you have an opportunity to drop in on a reading of Hassan Abdulrazzak‘s new short play, The Several Beheadings of Ashraf Fayadh

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Egyptian Writers’ and Artists’ Statement Against the Imprisonment of Novelist Ahmed Naji

Novelist Ahdaf Soueif has translated this statement, signed by more than 400 artists and writers

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US Tour of Palestinian Play ‘The Siege’ Cancelled

The Jenin Freedom Theatre announced that it will no longer bring The Siege to the US this May

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‘Experimental Works’ Chosen for 2016 International Prize for Arabic Fiction Shortlist

The region’s recent historical tragedies are certainly explored here, from the Palestinian nakba

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Ashraf Fayadh’s Death Sentence Repealed; New Ruling Sentences Poet to 8 Years, 800 Lashes

Post Views: 7 The appeal of Palestinian poet Ashraf Fayadh — who was facing the death penalty in Saudi Arabia — was heard today: The higher court reversed the previous death-sentence ruling and replaced it with eight years, eight hundred

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‘The Bride of Reeds’ and Tamazight Literature’s from Oral to Written

Rachid Bouxerroub was the inaugural winner of the Assia Djebar fiction prize in the Tamazight category

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