Marcia Lynx Qualey

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Marcia Lynx Qualey is the founding editor of ArabLit, ArabLit Quarterly, ArabLit Books, which is launching Samira Azzam's Out of Time, translated by Ranya Abdelrahman, at this year's festival. She is also co-host of the BULAQ podcast and writes and edits for a variety of outlets. She has a passion for Arabic YA and is the Palestine Book Award-winning translator of Sonia Nimr's Wondrous Journeys in Strange Lands, as well as the translator of Nimr’s Thunderbird trilogy.
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Black Foam: Haji Jabir, Marcia Lynx Qualey & Sawad Hussain

Black Foam: Haji Jabir, Marcia Lynx Qualey & Sawad Hussain

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-11:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: English
Simultaneous Translation: English to Arabic, Arabic to EnglishSession No: 215 
AED 60
Haji Jabir’s Black Foam was longlisted for the 2018 International Prize for Arab... Read More
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Marcia Lynx Qualey: Behind Arab Lit Quarterly - The Art of Arabic Literary Translation

Marcia Lynx Qualey: Behind Arab Lit Quarterly - The Art of Arabic Literary Translation

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 11:30-12:30Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 37 
AED 60
The Arab literary scene has long attracted readers across the globe who are fasc... Read More
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Modern Publishing & Literary Startups: Workshop with Marcia Lynx Qualey
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Modern Publishing & Literary Startups: Workshop with Marcia Lynx Qualey

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-16:30Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 10, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 218 
AED 200
Podcasts, magazines and websites are an essential part of the literary landscape... Read More
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Out of Time - Translating a 20th Century Classic: Marcia Lynx Qualey & Ranya Abdelrahman

Out of Time - Translating a 20th Century Classic: Marcia Lynx Qualey & Ranya Abdelrahman

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:00Venue: Al Riwaq I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 193 
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The late Palestinian writer Samira Azzam (1927-1967) was renowned as one of the ... Read More
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