New Fiction in Translation: ‘An Unusual Visitor,’ by Ahmed Salah Al Mahdi

Then one of the team came up with the craziest idea: “It looks like the virus came from the future.”

Safia Ketou: The First Algerian Sci-fi Novelist of Post-independence Algeria

For Women in Translation Month, our Algeria editor writes about one of her favorite discoveries, whose La Planète Mauve et Autres Nouvelles should certainly be brought into English By Nadia Ghanem In six years of rummaging through Algerian literature, Safia Ketou’s sci-fi story "The Mauve Planet" remains my favorite find. Born Zohra Rabhi in 1944, Safia Ketou wrote … Continue reading Safia Ketou: The First Algerian Sci-fi Novelist of Post-independence Algeria