The 2019 Liminal Fiction Prize for Australian Writers of Colour

A new Literary prize for Australian Writers of Colour ,The Liminal Fiction Prize , is looking for fiction of a new world. Their aim is to promote fiction by writers whose voices are nor heard or ignored. The Limminal Fiction Prize is open for writes who live in ,or are Australian. regardless of their age. Submissions open February 1, 2019 Prizes :... Continue Reading →


Arablit:2019 IPAF Longlist

The International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF ) , has revealed the longlist of 16 novels in contention for the 2019 prize. The novels selected by the judges were chosen from 134 entries, all published in Arabic between July 2017 and June 2018. The full 2019 longlist, listed in alphabetical order by author surname:... Continue Reading →

Competition: Overland Neilma Sidny Short Story Prize

Overland Magazine "Neilma Sidney Short Story Prize" is open now As per overland Magazine ," the  prize seeks excellent short fiction of up to 3000 words themed around the notion of ‘travel’; imaginative, creative and literary interpretations are strongly encouraged. This competition is open to all writers, nationally and internationally, at any stage of their writing... Continue Reading →

The Salib Sufi Project The Salib Sufi Project was founded by Saleeb Fawzy to offer a new mix of Coptic music and Sufi tunes and chants.  Accompanied by instruments from East and West, the band performs a mixture of classical recitation and modern singing, featuring elements of Old Coptic. Interview with Fawzy about his music and work Continue Reading →

Fall 2018: Launching ArabKidLitNow!

News from Arablit : Arablit annouced the launching of  ArabKidLitNow, a fresh view on contemporary Arabic children's literature, in Arabic and in translation. The website is for publishers, readers of Arabic , translators ,language learners , readers in English, teachers and  more. Find more about the site and how it can benefit you  via this... Continue Reading →

Culture: Fairy Tales Land

Fairytalez ( is a website that delicated  to Fairy tales and folk tales from around the world. you can read stories from the One Thousand and One Nights collection , which is the most famous story collections from the Arab Wrold. One Thousand and One Nights is a collection of Middle Eastern folk tales, which... Continue Reading →

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