Juan Goytisolo (Barcelona, 1931) is widely acknowledged by a majority of world writers and literature historiographers as Spain’s greatest living writer. This recognition is not only granted because his works are the most translated into living languages ever since Cervante, the author
Mahmoud Shukair (Born in Jerusalem- 1941) combines between the innovative literary writing skills and the culture of morality. He is a distinguished writer with a special talent in exploring the different potentials of writing short stories. He is as well a bias intellectual who criticizes
Both writers, the Spanish Juan Goytisolo and the Palestinian Mahmoud Shuqer, were granted the award of the Palestinian poet Darwish for creativity and culture.
In a statement, announced by the award jury, chaired by Palestinian writer and critic Faisal Darraj and read by the poet