Maguy Kakon
Maguy Kakon (born 1953 in Casablanca) is a Moroccan author, politician and real-estate consultant.
Maguy (Marie-Yvonne) Kakon was born to a wealthy Jewish family in Marrakech. Her parents, David a...
Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine
Mohammed Khair-Eddine (Arabic: محمد خيرالدين‎) was amongst the most famous Moroccan literary figures of the 20th century.
Born in 1941 in Tafraoute, as a young writer he joined the circl...
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Touria Oulehri
Touria Oulehri (1926-2011) was a Moroccan author.Oulehri was a teacher at the École Normale Supérieure in Meknès. She published articles on the subject of literary criticism as well as on both francop...
Tahar Ben Jelloun
Tahar Ben Jelloun (Arabic: الطاهر بن جلون‎; born in Fes, French Morocco, 1 December 1944) is a Moroccan writer. The entirety of his work is written in French, although his first language is ...
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Farida Diouri
Farida Diouri (1953 – August 8, 2004) was a Moroccan novelist.
Ahmed Marzouki
Ahmed Marzouki (Arabic: أحمد المرزوقي‎; born 1947 in Bouajoul, Commune of Sidi Yahya Beni Zeroual, Taounate Province) is a former military Moroccan officer who was forcibly disappeared afte...
Driss Ksikes
Driss Ksikes (born in 1968, Casablanca) is a Moroccan journalist. He was a former editor-in-chief of the francophone Tel Quel magazine. In 2006, he left TelQuel to be the editor-in-chief and director ...
Ben Salem Himmich
Bensalem Himmich (Arabic:بنسالم حميش) (born in 1948 in Meknes) is a novelist, poet and philosopher who teaches at the Mohammed V University, Rabat in Morocco. He has published 26 books, both literary ...
Abdallah Laroui
Abdallah Laroui ( born November 7, 1933, in Azemmour) (Arabic: عبدالله العروي) is a Moroccan historian and novelist writing in Arabic and French. He is considered one of Morocco's leading intellectual...
Latifa Baka
Latifa Baka (born 1964), is a Moroccan author of novels and short stories.Novel:Short stories:
Mostafa Nissaboury
Mostafa Nissaboury is a Moroccan poet.Nissaboury (born in Casablanca in 1943) was one of the co-founders of the magazine Anfas/Souffles ("Breaths"), an avant-garde bilingual quarterly that published e...
Driss Chraïbi
Driss Chraïbi (July 15, 1926, El Jadida – April 1, 2007, Drôme, France) was a Moroccan author whose novels deal with colonialism, culture clashes, generational conflict and the treatment of wome...
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Mohamed Said Raihani
Mohamed Saïd Raïhani (in Arabic: محمد سعيد الريحاني) is a Moroccan translator, novelist and short-story writer born on December 23, 1968 in Ksar el Kebir, north of Morocco. He is a member of Moroccan ...
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Mohammed Leftah
Mohamed Leftah (1946 Settat - 2008 Cairo) was a Moroccan novelist and literary critic writing in French. He wrote ten novels and worked for Matin du Sahara and Temps du Maroc.
Mohammed Aziz Lahbabi
Mohammed Aziz Lahbabi (born December 25, 1922, Fes, died on August 23, 1993, Rabat) was a Moroccan philosopher, novelist and poet writing in Arabic and French. Some of his books were translated into m...
Siham Benchekroun
Siham Benchekroun is a Moroccan novelist and poet.
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Ali Lmrabet
Ali Lmrabet (born 1959) is a Moroccan journalist and a member of the Moroccan Association for Human Rights.
Ali came from a modest Berber family, was born in a small village called Adouz near Al-H...
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Nadia Chafik
Nadia Chafik (born 1962 in Casablanca) is a Moroccan novelist.Nadia Chafik studied at Montreal University (Master & Ph.D) and she taught (as "Chargée de cours") in the same university during two y...
Abdellah Taïa
Abdellah Taïa (Arabic: عبد الله الطايع‎; born 1973) is a Moroccan writer and filmmaker who writes in the French language and has been based in Paris since 1998. He has published eight novel...
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Edmond Amran El Maleh
Edmond Amran El Maleh (Arabic: ادمون عمران المالح‎) (30 March 1917 – 15 November 2010) was one of the best known Moroccan writers.
El Maleh was born in Safi, Morocco to a Jewish family...
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Halima Ferhat
Halima Ferhat is a Moroccan historian, specialist in the Middle Ages of the Maghreb, member of the "comité scientifique des Rendez-vous de l'Histoire de Rabat" and professor at the Mohammed V Universi...
Fouzia Rhissassi
Fouzia Rhissassi (Arabic: فوزية رساسي‎) was born in Fes, Morocco on April 15, 1947. She is professor of social sciences at the faculty of arts at Ibn Tofail University in Kenitra, Morocco. C...
Mohammed Suerte Bennani
Mohammed Suerte Bennani (born Rabat, October 1961) is a Moroccan author of a science-fiction novel, L'Arc, published in May 2008.
Salim Jay
Salim Jay (born in 1951) is a Moroccan novelist, essayist and literary critic. He was born in Paris from a Moroccan father and a French mother. He has written about 20 books, numerous essays and more ...
Mohammed Berrada
Mohammed Berrada (Arabic: محمد برادة‎), also transliterated Muhammad Baradah, (born 1938 in Rabat) is a Moroccan novelist, literary critic and translator writing in Arabic. He is considered ...