Bahaa Taher

Aunt Safiyya and the Monastery

Year of Birth

1935

Nationality

EG

Field of Knowledge

Novelist

Bahaa Taher (Arabic: بهاء طاهر‎‎) (born 1935 in Cairo, Egypt), sometimes transliterated as Bahaa Tahir, Baha Taher, or Baha Tahir, is an Egyptian novelist and short story writer who writes in Arabic. He was awarded the inaugural International Prize for Arabic Fiction in 2008.

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