Riham Adly

Fiction Writer

El Giza
El Giza 12111

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

https://flashbackfiction.com/index.php/2019/05/24/backstory-five-questions-with-riham-adly/

http://www.flash-frontier.com/2018/11/08/interview-riham-adly-writer-egypt/

Publications & Prizes

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

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Muslim
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
Arabic, English
Born in: 
Egypt
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Last update: Jun 26, 2020