Ahmed Saadawi

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Ahmed Saadawi (born 1973, Arabic: أحمد سعداوي‎) is an Iraqi novelist, poet, screenwriter and documentary film maker. He won the 2014 International Prize for Arabic Fiction for Frankenstein in Baghdad.

He lives and works in Baghdad.[1]

Awards and honours[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • 2000 Anniversary of Bad Songs (poetry)
  • 2004 The Beautiful Country (novel)
  • 2008 Indeed He Dreams or Plays or Dies (novel)
  • 2013 Frankenstein in Baghdad (novel)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile
  2. ^ Randa El-Banna (April 30, 2014). "Saadawy wins International Prize for Arabic Fiction in 2014". The Cairo Post. Retrieved April 30, 2014. 
  3. ^ Dennis Abrams (April 30, 2014). ""Frankenstein in Baghdad" Wins the 2014 Arabic Booker Prize". Publishing Perspectives. Retrieved April 30, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi wins 2014 International Prize for Arabic Fiction". International Prize for Arabic Fiction. 29 April 2014. Retrieved April 30, 2014.