Salah Badis is an author from Algeria. Born in 1994, he published the collection of poetry Ship Weariness, in 2016, followed by the collection of short stories, Things That Happen, in 2019, and its French translation Des Choses qui Arrivent, in 2023. Badis also translates from French into Arabic. Among the authors he has translated are Joseph Andras, Eric Vuillard and Jean Sénac.
Saliha Haddad is an Algerian assistant editor at the South African-based publishers Botsotso and a fiction editor of the literary journal Hotazel Review. She has worked as a literary interviewer at Africa in Dialogue and her reviews of books have appeared in The Other Side of Hope, The New Arab, and The Transnational Literary Journal. Her creative work has been published or forthcoming in Agbowo, Isele Magazine and Newlines Magazine. In 2021 she was shortlisted for The African Writers Awards and was awarded with the first place in the inaugural ANTOA literary contest.