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Khaled Khalifa

Khaled Khalifa

Khaled KHALIFA (fiction writer, screenwriter; Syria) has written extensively for film and television and authored three novels, published in multiple editions in the Arab world: [The Guard of Deception] (1993), [The Gypsy Notebooks] (2000), and [In Praise of Hatred] (2006). His honors include a 2007 award from the Ismaiiliyah International Festival for Documentaries and a 2005 Award for Best Script for Bab al Maqam, from the Valencia Film Festival. Currently, he is working on his fourth novel, A Parallel Life.

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