Portal 9 at the Beirut International Arab Book Fair
Visit Portal 9 pavilion A57, and join the debate about urbanism and the city.
Portal 9 shares excerpts from its upcoming third issue, "Fiction: Contemporary Arabic and Russian Pursuits" (Autumn 2013), which features an exclusive novella, As She Once Was by renowned Lebanese writer Hassan Daoud; short stories by Irina Bogatyreva, Arslan Khasavov, and Mansoura Ez-Eldin; and a photo-roman by Yazan Khalili.
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Portal 9 welcomes new writing in Arabic and English. We publish fiction, essays, reportage, criticism, conversations, academic articles, and visual essays, and we focus on the Middle East. We seek contributions from emerging writers, graduate students, and seasoned authors. Visit our submissions page for more information.
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