Translated into English as “Abdel Qayyoum’s Retaliatory Campaign” by Adil Babikir
Bushra el-Fadil is a Sudanese writer of fiction and poetry with three published collections.His anthology of short stories “Above the sky of Banda” was the winner of Tayeb Salih’s International Prize for Creative Writing (2012). His first poetry anthology was published recently. Bushra holds a Ph.D. in Russian literature from Pushkin Institute of Russian language, Moscow, Russia. He taught Russian language and literature at the University of Khartoum from 1977 to 1992. He now works as editor and researcher for Al Madina newspaper in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Bushra writes two regular columns in Sudanese papers.