The International Booker Prize is primarily concerned with the translation of novels.
The symposium comes within the framework of celebrating the International Day of the Arabic Language, which falls on December 18 annually.
Salem translated about forty titles in a long journey that he started while studying for his BA and PhD in Comparative Literature at the Universidad de Madrid Autonoma.
This decision came based on the role of the Supreme Council of Culture in encouraging the translation movement and supporting young researchers and innovators in general, and those working in the field of translation in particular.
Today marks the death of legendary Egyptian author Anis Mansour.
Sunday marks the birthday of the legendary Egyptian thinker and translator Refaa Al Tahtawi.
In 2015, Iranian author and translator Poupeh Missaghi wrote an essay about how in Iran it is not uncommon to find dozens of translations of the same book.