Friday Finds: Words Without Borders Collects Writing by Tunisian Women

“I / am stolen splendor on a darkened street”


Friday Finds: Hisham Bustani’s ‘Crossing,’ Translated by Maia Tabet

“You cross the bridge suspended over the canal. Colored ships slowly glide across the surface of blue waters below. Now and then, from beyond the hills of fine sand, a date palm emerges, a village, some people. Fish dart across the lake and a swarthy, dusty child poses for the camera, stick in hand.”