Hilal Chouman

Hilal Chouman was born in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1982. He studied electronics and communications engineering in Lebanon, France, and the UK. He currently works in digital marketing. Chouman is the author of three novels in Arabic: Stories of Sleep, Napolitana, and Limbo Beirut, which is the first to be translated into English.

 

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  1. Limbo Beirut

    Limbo Beirut

    Written by Hilal Chouman, Translated by Anna Ziajka Stanton

    Series Emerging Voices from the Middle East

    Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Texas at Austin

    In Hilal Chouman's Limbo Beirut, a gay artist, a struggling novelist, a pregnant woman, a disabled engineering student, a former militia member, and a medical intern all take turns narrating the violent events of May 2008, when... Learn More
    Published: 31st August 2016
    Paperback | £12.99