Banipal : magazine of modern Arab literature

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : BANIPAL

Banpial cover image

From the  website for the journal:

Banipal magazine showcases contemporary Arab authors in English translation, from whatever they are writing and publishing. An independent magazine, founded in 1998 by Margaret Obank and Iraqi author Samuel Shimon, Banipal’s three issues a year present both established and emerging Arab writers through poems, short stories or excerpts of novels, plus the occasional features of LITERARY INFLUENCES, TRAVELLING TALE. The magazine features interviews with authors, publishers and translators, book reviews and photo-reports of literary events. From Banpial 41 – Celebrating Adonis each issue includes Guest Literature or Guest Writer feature on non-Arab, non-Arabic literature as part of Banipal’s mission to promote intercultural dialogue. Each issue has a main theme, as well as being illustrated throughout with author photographs.”

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from number 7 (2000) to present.

Access Banipal via the Journal Search or from the iDiscover record.

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