Sheikh Zayed Book Award – Previous Awards – 2016

2016 Award Ceremony

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the 10th Sheikh Zayed Book Award ceremony was held on May1st the sidelines of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair.
H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs attended the ceremony and honored winners of the Award in the presence of Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Member of the Executive Council, ministers, senior officials and diplomats.

Ceremony Details




Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

Sunday 1st May 2016

The winners of the tenth Cycle included Lebanses born-French writer Amin Malouf who was named the "Cultural Personality of the Year." Other winners were Dr. Jamal Sanad Al Suwaidi from the UAE for his book 'The mirage'; Ibrahim Abdel Maguid from Egypt, for his work 'Beyond writing'; Dr. Said Yaqteen from Morocco who authored a book on Arab literary thinking; Dr. Keyan Ahmed Hazem Yahya from Iraq for his translation of the bestseller 'The meaning of meaning' by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards; Scholar Roshdi Rashid from France/Egypt for his research 'Angles et Grandeur'; and the Lebanon-based Dar Al Saqi Publishing House.

Arabic Culture in Other Languages Award

Teaching Plato in Palestine: Philosophy in a Divided World

Carlos Fraenkel

Arabic Culture in Other Languages Award

Abd al-Latif al -Bagdadi's Philosophical Journey

Cecilia Martini Bonadeo

Arabic Culture in Other Languages Award

Metapoesis in the Arabic Tradition : From Modernists to Muhdathun

Huda Fakhreddine

Publishing and Technology Award

Dar Toubqal

Publishing and Technology Award

Dar Al-Saqi – Lebanon

Publishing and Technology Award

Obeikan Publishing

Arabic Culture in Other Languages Award

Angles et Grandeur

Roshdi Rashed – Egypt

Children’s Literature Award

Eed fi ibreeq

Nouf Alosaimi

 

Translation Award

Sémaphores, Carnet II

Emmanuel Varlet

Translation Award

The Death of the Critic’

Fakhri Saleh

Translation Award

The Meaning of Meaning

Keyan Yahya – Iraq

 

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Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Winners of Its Tenth Cycle (2015-2016)

Abu Dhabi, 6 April –Today the Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced the names of the winners of its tenth cycle (2015-2016) following the Board of Trustees’ meeting last week, which marked the last step in the selection process. The awards and winning titles are as follows: Contribution to the Development of Nations Award went to […]

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