New novels by former Nadwa Participants

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IPAF winner Mohammed Achaari to lead literary masterclass

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Lina Hawyan Elhassan

Lina Hawyani al Hassan

Lina Hawyan Elhassan is a Syrian novelist, born in 1975.She obtained a Diploma in Advanced Philosophy Studies from the Damascus University. She currently lives in Lebanon and has worked as a journalist since 2003. She has published nine works of fiction and non-fiction, including novels, poetry and studies of the Syrian desert. She took part in the 2010 nadwa hosted by the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.

  • Diamonds and Women 2015

Previous Years

You can find a complete history of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction here. Information on all the winners, shortlisted and longlisted...

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Translations

    One of the main aims of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction is to encourage the translation of Arabic literature into...

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