INTERVIEWS

01 May 2017
Brownbook
Interview
with Marziah Rashid
07 Mar 2017
99.7 Radio Kuwait 
“The Drive Back”
with Ghadah Alkandari
30 Sep 2015
Manchester Literature Festival Blog
“Q&A: Mai Al-Nakib”
16 May 2015
Liberty
“Coffee Klatsch: An Interview”
25 Feb 2015
Jeff Schechtman’s Specific Gravity
“What We Don’t See About the Middle East”
25 Feb 2015
The Times Kuwait
“Before and After the War”
23 Feb 2015
Jadaliyya
“‘The Thing Is To Be Light As Air’: An Interview”
with Elliott Colla
12 Feb 2015
Upfront on 94.1 KPFA
“The Power of Literature and Imagination”
with Linda Khoury
08 Feb 2015
GVH Live
“A Discussion with Author Mai Al-Nakib”
with Barrett Pinter
05 Feb 2015
Shay wa Nana on 89.3 FM WPFW
Radio Interview
with Zein El-Amine
(begins at 03:07)
01 Dec 2014
Bazaar Magazine
“Up Close and Personal”
01 Nov 2014
National Union of Kuwaiti Students Magazine
Interview
(Arabic)
01 Nov 2014
Earthen Lamp Journal
Interview
13 Oct 2014
Sur la Terre
“Inside the Writer’s Mind”
with Laura Hamilton
07 Oct 2014
Sunday Night Safran on Triple J/ABC
Radio Interview
with John Safran and Father Bob Maguire
(begins at 01:01:30)
29 Sep 2014
Arab Times
“Literature Has Ability to Humanize”
with Cinatra Fernandes
25 Jul 2014
ArabLit Blog
“Mai Al-Nakib and Writing Histories: ‘That’s Not Our Version of Things. How Dare She?’”
with Marcia Lynx Qualey
10 May 2014
The National
“Mai Al-Nakib’s Collection Captures Her Hopes for the Middle East”
with Ben East
30 Apr 2014
City Pages
“One-On-One”
with Kinda Al-Faris
27 Apr 2014
The Tanjara
“Shining a Light on the Short Stories of Mai Al-Nakib”
with Susannah Tarbush
21 Apr 2014
The Times Kuwait
“Uncovering the Beauty of Objects”
with Christina Pinto
05 Apr 2014
The Weekend Show on KTV2
Interview
with Sarah Glubb
28 Mar 2014
Kuwait Times
Interview
with Nada Faris