She has published short stories and essays in such literary magazines as Ramallah’s Al-Karmel, the Beirut literary periodicals Al-Adaab and Zawaya, and Alexandria’s Amkenah, among others. Many of these pieces have been translated into French, German, Italian, Hebrew, Korean, and English. English translations of her work have appeared or are forthcoming in the Iowa Review, Words Without Borders, and Banipal.
Her play The Error has been staged at the Tristan Bates Theatre, London, and as part of the New Works festival at the New World Theater in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Shibli holds a Ph.D. in media and cultural studies from the University of East London.
We are All Equally Far from Love (forthcoming fall 2011)other links:
“Little Girls of Jenin” in the PEN Atlas blog (8 December 2008)
“Out of Time” PEN Atlas blog
Interview, PEN Atlas blog