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Latest issue:

The latest issue focuses on ZAKARIA TAMER, the great Syrian short story writer who through his inspiring and inimitable writings has pursued freedom of expression, human rights and liberty for almost 60 years – with 29 new translations of stories including 13 especially illustrated children’s stories, many articles on his works, reviews and a major interview. Plus new novels by Iraqi authors Ali Bader and Shakir Noori, and poems by Lebanese poets Charbel Dagher and Jawdat Fakhreddine.

Banipal magazine is the ever-open window on today’s Arab literary scene. Since 1998, its three issues a year have brought Arab writers into the global arena through English translations of a wealth of fiction, poetry and interviews by established and emerging Arab authors and poets, most for the first time. Each issue also contains book reviews and often features Guest Literature from a non-Arab country.

Digital Banipal includes access to six years of free back issues and is available for individuals and institutions all over the world.

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