Working on ‘Warda’: ‘Challenging in all the Ways a Translation Project Could Be’

"Like I say, it’s fleeting, but I could write a whole memoir, I think, just about getting that sentence translated."

Enass Khansa and Bilal Orfali on Editing a Series of Classical Arabic Texts for Young Readers

"Something that I was aware of growing up in Syria, but more now that I’m in Lebanon, is that classical Arabic literature is associated with many things, but it’s not associated with being a space for creative and experimental thinking. So I think the main idea for both of us with this is experimental."