Riham Adly

Fiction Writer

El Giza

Author's Bio

  Riham Adly is an Egyptian writer/translator/blogger. Her fiction has appeared in over forty online journals including, Litro, The Citron Review, The Sunlight Press, Lost Baloon, Flash Back, Flash Frontier, Ellipsis Zine, Okay Donkey, Bending Genres, Connotation Press, New Flash Fiction Review and Vestal Review among others. In 2019 she was nominated for the Pushcart and Best of the Net, her work is included in the "Best Micro-fiction 2020" anthology. Riham lives with her family in Giza, Egypt.

Find out more about Riham through her interviews in Flash Fronter magazine and Flash Back Fiction Journal



Publications & Prizes

Journals: ,
Connotation Press
New Flash Fiction Review
Okay Donkey
The Cabinet of Heed
Prizes won: 

2013 Makan Award for Best Short Fiction   and

2018 Shorlist of the ArabLit Translation Prize

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Ahdaf Souief, Khaled Houseni, Elif Shafak
What I'm reading now: 
The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad

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Arabic, English
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Last update: Jun 26, 2020