A Conversation Between Syrian Poet Golan Haji and Actor Ammar Haj Ahmad

For Italian readers, Golan Haji’s new book of poems, Autumn, Here, is Magical & Vast was published in Rome on the 21st of September in a bilingual Arabic-Italian edition; the Italian was trans. Patrizia Zanelli. For Arabic- and English-language readers, Haji will be at London’s Mosaic Rooms on October 23 at 7 p.m., for a conversation with Ammar Haj Ahmed. ISA the recorded lecture will appear online shortly after.

#TranslateThis: 10 Arab Authors Recommend Books by Women Writers

For the last day of Women in Translation Month, ArabLit contributing editor Sawad Hussain asked Arab authors around the world to recommend their favorite women writers: Ten authors gave nods to more than thirty writers hailing from eleven different countries; Hussain has translated their responses to English below. 🧿 Layla Al Ammar recommends: Laila Al Othman’s Wasmiya … Continue reading #TranslateThis: 10 Arab Authors Recommend Books by Women Writers