Beirut 39 Reading



Now a book published by Bloomsbury, Beirut 39 is an anthology of 39 works by the most interesting new Arab writers under 40, winners of a literary prize created by the Wales-based Hay festival and Banipal magazine. 

"The book contains short stories, novel extracts and poems, often brimming with exuberance and sparkling with innovation."
----- Robin Yassin-Kassab, The Guardian, UK

 

LINKS TO MORE INFORMATION

Hay Festival

Bloomsbury Publishing webpage on the Beirut 39 book

The Guardian - review of the Beirut 39 book

The Independent - review of the Beirut 39 book

Interview with Abdelaziz Errachidi

Interview with Abderrahim Elkhassar

Beirut 39 on Wikipedia

Alliance of Artists Communities press release

 

For more information, lboris [at] vcca [dot] com (subject: Reading%20by%20Beirut%2039%20Winners%20on%20November%2017) (click here)