The Book of Gaza, Manchester Launch, IABF

6 Jun 2014 - 7.00PM


Gazan author Atef Abu Saif introduces his groundbreaking anthology, The Book of Gaza, featuring ten Palestinian writers translated into English for the first time. Each story takes place in a different part of the Strip and together they provide a ‘literary map’ of Gaza, navigating its readers around the city. Atef is joined by one of the contributing short story writers, Abdallah Tayeh.

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Winner of English Pen's 'Writers in Translation' Award (Pen Promotes!).