An-Najah Participates in the Goncourt Academy International Competition in Beirut
On November 11th, 2016, the French Department at An-Najah participated for the fifth time in the Goncourt Academy International Competition in Beirut.
The competition included universities from Lebanon, Egypt, Palestine, Iraq, Syria, Djibouti, Iran and Sudan and aimed at forming student committees from each university to read eight books chosen by the French Goncourt Academy. Then, each university committee nominates a book to be translated to Arabic.
This competition is part of the introduction to French literature course given by Dr. Maha Atmeh who discussed the books with her students.
An-Najah committee was represented by student Tala Shilbayeh and We’am Wredat.