Literary Hub: An imprisoned Palestinian author has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.

Literary Hub: An imprisoned Palestinian author has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.

Basim Khandaqji, a Palestinian writer who has been confined to an Israeli prison cell for the past 20 years, has won this year’s International Prize for Arabic Fiction for his forth novel, A Mask, the Colour of the Sky. The novel follow Nur, an archaeologist residing in a refugee camp in Ramallah who discovers a blue ID card belonging to […]