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Ahmed Saadawi

Ahmed Saadawi is a writer and screenwriter. In 2010 he was selected as one of the thirty-nine most promising young Arab writers by Beirut39. In 2014 he became the first Iraqi author to receive the prestigious International Prize for Arabic Fiction for Frankenstein en Bagdad , a work that also received the Grand Prix de L'Imaginaire (2017), in its foreign novel category, and was a finalist for the Man Booker International Prize. He is the author of a volume of poetry, four novels and a set of...See more