Leila Aboulela was born in 1964 in Cairo and grew up in Khartoum.
Her short story ‘The Museum’, won the Caine Prize for African Writing in 2000. She is also the author of four novels: The Translator (1999); Minaret (2005), Lyrics Alley (2010) and The Kindness of Enemies (2015). Leila’s writing has won praise from critics and writers, including Ben Okri and J. M. Coetzee.
Leila Aboulela lives between Abu Dhabi and Aberdeen.
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