With a deadline of September 1, the Sharjah International Book Fair Awards are now accepting submissions in its six categories.
Publishing Scotland will award ‘Go-Digital’ and translation-rights grants in their current rounds with August deadlines.
After honoring its 2022 winners, the United Arab Emirates’ Sheikh Zayed Book Award issues a call for 2023 submissions.
‘Enriching the local and Arab cultural and literary landscape,’ Dr. Ali Bin Tamim says, is a goal of the 1.5-million-dirham Kanz Al Jeel Award.
Mohammed Alnaas, from Libya, has become the youngest writer to win the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.
‘To introduce these authors to wider audiences,’ Dr. Ali Bin Tamim names the 16th Sheikh Zayed Book Award slate of winners.
Translation funding as well as scholarships are to be supported by the Stand With Ukrainian Fund established by Sharjah and Wroclaw.
The winners of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award will be honored in May at a ceremony parallel to the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair.
The author-filmmaker Iva Pezuashvili wins the €10,000 European Union Prize for Literature in its newly evolved single-prize format.
The Spanish-language collective delegation to London Book Fair cites 30.10 million copies to Europe among its exports.