Sheikh Zayed Book Award – The Award in News – Japanese to translate Naguib Mahfouz

Japanese to translate Naguib Mahfouz

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced today the four winners in its 9th session (2014/2015). The ‘Literature’ Award went to Osama Alaysa from Palestine for his novel “Majaneen bait lahem” (The fools of Bethlehem), while Hanawa Haruo from Japan was named winner of the ‘Translation’ Award for his Naguib Mahfouz’s Cairo Trilogy (Palace Walk, Palace of Desire and Sugar Street) translated to Japanese.

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8/04/2015

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