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Top 5 French Reads IV Book Blast Presents

BookBlast’s top 5 French reads creating a buzz across the Channel is accompanied by bittersweet news. Over 600 small businesses have been destroyed or damaged in Paris alone since the yellow vests protests at the […]

2018 Saif Ghobash-Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation bookblast diary
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Saif Ghobash-Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation 2018 Spotlight

“Judging the 2018 Saif Ghobash-Banipal Prize was a most enriching experience. It reminded me that literature can be a force for good – no bad thing! We need to be shocked out of a comfortable […]