Ziedan posted on his official Facebook account photos of the recently released Italian version of his novel, and commented: “I received these copies of the Italian translation of 'Fardaqan' from Milan. The translation was done by Neri Puza Publishing House.”
The list includes 16 novels published between July 2018 and June 2019 chosen from 128 novels in total competing for the award.
Zidan stated that the idea of the forum emerged 8 years ago, when Egypt was going through a critical moment in its history.
Famed scholar Youssef Ziedan will be the guest of the Radio program “Lail Dakhly” on NRJ Radio 92.1.