Reading by Hoda Barakat

Man Booker International Prize finalist

Sun 26 July 2015, 4.30pm

Literature · The British Library

Hoda Barakat

Hoda Barakat

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Sun 26 July 2015, 4.30-5pm

The British Library

96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB
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Highly acclaimed Lebanese novelist Hoda Barakat is a finalist for the 2015 Man Booker International Prize.

She will read from some of her uniquely potent works such as The Stone of Laughter and The Tiller of Waters in the original Arabic and the English translation.

A limited number of free places will be available for this event on the day on a first come first served basis.

Part of the Shubbak Literature Festival.
Programme developed in partnership with Saqi Books and the British Library.
Supported by British Council, Open Society Foundations, Arab Fund for Arts and Culture – AFAC, International Prize for Arabic Fiction, Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing, Banipal and Institut français du Royaume-Uni.