133 Fayez Ghazi reviews the novel Dhilal al-‘A’ilah

(Shadows of the Family) by Mahmoud Shukair 136 Mahmoud Shukair: Excerpt from Shadows of the

Family, translated by Karen McNeil and Miled Faiza 154 Hannah Somerville reviews Mordechai’s Moustache

and his Wife’s Cats and other stories by Mahmoud Shukair, translated by Issa J Boullata, Elizabeth Whitehouse, Elizabeth Winslow and Christina Phillips 158 Susannah Tarbush reviews Jerusalem Stands Alone

by Mahmoud Shukair, translated by Nicole Fares 162 Mahmoud Shukair: 26 Micro Stories, translated by

Mayada Ibrahim 172 Ibrahim Nasrallah reviews Faras al-'A’ilah (The Family

Mare) by Mahmoud Shukair 176 Mahmoud Shukair: The Phantom, a short story,

translated by Paul Starkey 182 GUEST WRITER

Trino Cruz The Fertile Shore, selected poems INTERVIEW 198 Interview with the editors of Maktoob, the project

for translation of Arabic literature into Hebrew BOOK REVIEWS 203 Joselyn Michelle Almeida reviews Fugitive Atlas:

Poems by Khaled Mattawa 208 Stephanie Petit reviews De Weekendmiljonair

(The Weekend Millionaire) by Abdelkader Benali 212 Becki Maddock reviews Agadir by Mohammed

Khaïr-Eddine, translated by Pierre Joris and Jake Syersak LITERARY AWARD 218 American translator Kay Heikkinen wins the Saif

Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation 222 CONTRIBUTORS

Khaled Khalifa

Hassan Abdel Mawgoud

Trino Cruz

Kay Heikkinen

Book reviews

Maktoob Project: Arabic Hebrew Translations

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