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This website is edited by Isabella Camera d'Afflitto, Full Professor or Modern and Contemporary Arabic Literature at ISO (Istituto Italiano di Studi Orientali), Sapienza University of Rome Oriental Studies Department. Recently restyled after 10 years online, the website caters firstly for Arabic language and literature students from the many Italian universities. This space was born as an information and divulgation tool and it is also aimed at whoever intends to get introduced to the contemporary Arabic culture. We hope you could find an useful outlook on the Italian scholarship and production in modern and contemporary Arabic literature studies.
In the Bibliography section can be found books published in Italy from 1940 to 2010. This website is continuously developed and has no pretension of being exhaustive.



La rivista di Arablit

online journal of Arab literature and culture