IPAF Winner Abdelouahab Aissaoui in Conversation
During this session, the winner of the 2020 International Prize for Arabic Fiction, Abdelouahab Aissaoui, will speak about his novel The Spartan Court in this online conversation.
A historical novel set during the occupation of Algeria, The Spartan Court was praised by the judges for its stylistic brilliance, rich depiction of the past and exploration of occupation and resistance.
This exclusive online session is a chance to learn more about Abdelouahab Aissaoui, his writing and his approach to exploring our history to find answers to today’s questions.
Abdelouahab Aissaoui is an Algerian novelist, born in Djelfa, Algeria, in 1985. He graduated in Electromechanical Engineering from Zayan Ashour University in Djelfa and works as a maintenance engineer