UAE-based Kalimat Partners With Bloomsbury; They Will Publish Translations of Each Other’s Titles

"The partnership will see both publishing companies exchange the same number of books to be published in translation each year."

Arabic Literature in Translation Faces ‘Racial Profiling and Bias’

A March 24 conversation on contemporary Arabic fiction -- between short-story writers Hassan Blasim and Hisham Bustani, editors Jennifer Acker and John Siciliano, scholar Mohamed El Sawi Hassan, and publisher Michel Moushabeck -- is now online: Although Bustani loomed over the other conversants on a screen, he was originally meant to participate in the Amherst College-based talk … Continue reading Arabic Literature in Translation Faces ‘Racial Profiling and Bias’