Abduwahid Lulua

Abduwahid Lulua

Prize-winning author, Abduwahid Lulua, was born in Mowsil, Iraq in 1931. He studied English at Baghdad University, B.A. (Hons.), Harvard, Ed.M. English, and Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio, Ph.D. While teaching at seven Arab universities, as well as in Malaysia, he published over sixty books mainly on literary topics, including forty translations into English of Modern Arabic Poetry.

The 2019 Shortlist

  • Zaitoun: Recipes and Stories from the Palestinian Kitchen
  • Stone Men: The Palestinians who built Israel
  • Palestinian Women's Activism: Nationalism, Secularism, Islamism
  • Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution
  • The Parisan
  • Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine
  • Nabil Anani: Palestine, Land and People