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The Association of Tunisian Pen Opens its Activity with Defying Censorship: An Article Written by Kamel Riahi and Translated by Ali Znaidi.

The Association of Tunisian Pen Opens its Activity with Defying Cencorship Kamel Riahi-Tunisia (Translated from Arabic by Ali Znaidi)   In its first activity, The Association of Tunisian Pen chose to stand in the face of censoring books manifested in … Continue reading

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The First Tunisian English Language Haiku Collection

Ali Znaidi’s Bye, Donna Summer! was published on March 11, 2014 by Fowlpox Press in Canada. Many thanks to editor Virgil Kay.   It is in fact the first Tunisian English Language haiku collection written originally in English language. It is … Continue reading

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The Golden Comar Prize 2013

The Golden Comar Prize was created in 1997 by the insurance company Assurances Comar (Tunisie) to support literary creation, and encourage Tunisian writers, especially novelists. The 17th edition of the Golden Comar Prize was held on Saturday 20 April 2013 … Continue reading

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Thanks to The Ofi Press Words of Kamel Riahi, Radhia Chehaibi, Saghir Oulad Ahmed & the Revolution Travel to Mexico

Thanks to The Ofi Press Words of Kamel Riahi, Radhia Chehaibi, Saghir Oulad Ahmed & the Revolution Travel to Mexico where The Ofi Press Literary Magazine is edited.     Editor Jack Little republished some of my translated works in … Continue reading

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Ali Znaidi Featured in Poised in Flight Anthology

  Ali Znaidi’s poem “What I Learned from the Flying Wings” was published in Poised in Flight anthology (page 147) on March 28, 2013 by Kind of a Hurricane Press.   Many thanks to editors A.J. Huffman and April Salzano.   It is … Continue reading

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A selection of poetry by Tunisian poet Amel Moussa in Turkish: An Article Translated by Ali Znaidi

A selection of poetry by Tunisian poet Amel Moussa in Turkish: An Article Translated by Ali Znaidi Tunis – Al Hayet Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 A translated selection of poetry by Tunisian poet and researcher Amel Moussa was published in … Continue reading

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Only One Tunisian Novel to Compete for the 2013 International Prize for Arabic Fiction

Today December, 6th, 2013 the longlist for the 2013 International Prize for Arabic Fiction was announced. Only one Tunisian title did make the rolls which is Saadatouhou Essaid Elwazir (His Excellency Mr. the Minister) by Tunisian novelist, critic, and university … Continue reading

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Ali Znaidi’s Second Poetry Chapbook

My second poetry chapbook Moon’s Cloth Embroidered with Poems was published on October 4, 2012 by Origami Poems Project in the USA.  It is in fact a micro-chapbook. Many thanks to to editors Lynnie Gobeille and Jan Keough. Besides, a selected poem from … Continue reading

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Ali Znaidi’s Debut Poetry Chapbook

  My debut poetry chapbook Experimental Ruminations was published on September 20, 2012 by Fowlpox Press in Canada. Many thanks to editor Virgil Kay.     It is available as a free PDF download here.  

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“The Boxing Ring” or the New Initiative of “Nas Decameron”: A Report Written by Alia Ben Nhila and Translated by Ali Znaidi.

“The Boxing Ring” or the New Initiative of “Nas Decameron”: A Report Written by Alia Ben Nhila and Translated by Ali Znaidi. In the New Season’s Program of “Nas Decameron”: A “Combat” in a “Boxing Ring” where “al-Qawwaloun”(The Tellers) Fight. … Continue reading

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