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Books - News
4/4/2020 6:55:24 PM

Books - News
9/20/2019 3:46:12 PM
Books on slavery, the prison system and the Harlem Renaissance are among this year's winners of Lukas prizes

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11/3/2016 3:57:28 PM

Books - News
6/24/2015 4:07:22 PM
Shin Kyung-sook, will ask her publisher to remove the story "Legend" from future editions of a compilation of short stories published in 1996

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6/3/2015 1:59:00 PM
A figure from the 1960's literary generation in Egypt, who are considered the pillar of Egyptian literary life to this day

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5/21/2015 4:45:51 PM
Mahfouz was the first Arab author to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1988

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4/29/2014 6:53:54 PM
One of the top prizes in Arabic literature goes to Iraqi writer for his novel Frankenstein in Baghdad

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4/6/2014 4:11:51 PM
International Prize for Arabic Fiction will receive submissions until 30 June 2014

Books - World
3/17/2013 3:16:27 PM
Author Tan Twan Eng became the first Malaysian author to win Asia's top literary prize on Thursday for his novel set during the aftermath of the Japanese occupation of Malaya

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1/10/2013 1:13:07 PM
The Arabic Booker shortlist includes Ibrahim Issa, the only Egyptian, and excludes big names like Lebanon's Elias Khoury, who was on the longlist for his novel Sinalcol

Books - World
12/9/2012 4:01:13 PM
Mo Yan, Chinese Nobel laureate for literature, blasts critics who accuse him of being stooge for Beijing, calling on his detractors to read what he's written

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12/9/2012 2:13:54 PM
Booker's Intl Prize for Arabic Fiction releases their full list of candidates, including 3 Egyptians, last year's winner - and for the first time a Kuwaiti author

Books - World
11/8/2012 10:31:30 AM
'Le Sermon sur la Chute de Rome' (The Sermon on the Fall of Rome) tells of a young man who packs in his philosophy studies to open a bar on Corsica with an old friend, hoping to turn it into a haven of peace and friendship

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5/28/2012 6:51:37 PM
In its third year, the Tayeb Salih prize opens to submissions, seeking for authors to remember the late, renowned Sudanese writer and to promote the values of arts and culture

Books - World
5/22/2012 5:27:59 PM
The 87 year old Portuguese writer is known for his dark humor and raw language

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4/24/2012 4:35:43 PM
Author Kyung-Sook Shin is the first South Korean winner of the Man Asian Literary Prize

Books - World
4/18/2012 5:44:34 PM
Six short-listed novels, with themes ranging from the Amazonian rainforest to ancient Greek legends, go head-to-head in the prestigious UK-based women's literary prize; results due 30 May

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4/15/2012 12:00:00 PM
The well-known Egyptian author and political activist, Alaa El-Aswani, is awarded the Tiziano Terzani literary prize for his book 'Did the Egyptian Revolution Go Wrong?', translated into Italian

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3/6/2012 9:51:18 AM
UNESCO received the award for its role in reinforcing dialogue between cultures

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1/10/2012 3:06:54 PM
Actors, politicians and academics mingle at the 7th Annual Sawiris Cultural Awards as literary prizes are handed out during a revolutionary themed ceremony

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