The Sharjah Book Authority sent a special delegation to the 2024 New Delhi World Book Fair for meetings.
The IPAF shortlist features Egyptian, Moroccan, Saudi Arabian, Syrian, and Palestinian work and explores ‘human longing for freedom and justice.’
This year’s Society of Authors Translation Prizes honor literary translation into English from Japanese, Dutch, Swedish, French, Spanish, Arabic, and German.
The Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre hosts discussion of a UAE architectural guide translated into English by Musa Al-Halool.
Comma Press is hosting a conference for aspiring translators of Arabic, German, and Bangla/Bengali in February.
Ahead welcoming Guest of Honor Egypt to the Abu Dhabi fair, the Arabic Language Center is rolling out a busy program in Cairo.
The 2023 cycle of the Banipal Prize has named Luke Leafgren of Harvard its winner for his translation of Najwa Barakat’s ‘Mister N.’
The 2024 longlist for the annual International Prize for Arabic Fiction includes work from 11 markets and 16 writers.
The 25th edition of the US National Translation Awards featured works translated to English from Arabic and Vietnamese.
Set to culminate on the United Nations’ Arabic Language Day, Abu Dhabi’s new Arabian Days festival runs December 15 to 18.