Lutfiya al-Qaba'ili

Lutfiya al-Qaba'ili (born 1948) is a Libyan journalist and short story writer.

Al-Qaba-ili is possessed of a degree in geography from al-Fatih University, and for several years edited al-Bayt magazine; she has continued to work in the media since.[1] Her career as a writer of short fiction began in the mid-1960s, when she found herself writing numerous pieces which she later collected for publication.[2][self-published source] Her book Amani mu'allaba (Canned Hopes) was published in Tripoli in 1977.[1]


  1. ^ a b Radwa Ashour; Ferial Ghazoul; Hasna Reda-Mekdashi (1 November 2008). Arab Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide, 1873-1999. American University in Cairo Press. pp. 457–. ISBN 978-977-416-267-1.
  2. ^ Ahmed Fagih (27 March 2008). The Libyan Short Story: A Research And Anthology. Xlibris Corporation. pp. 99–. ISBN 978-1-4691-0039-5.