As a way of marking #WorldKidLitMonth (which you can follow at @worldkidlit and worldkidlit.org), we are profiling 10 publishers that have a focus on children’s literature in Arabic. While some […]
Arabic children’s literature
Join Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp, Daniel Hahn, Lawrence Schimel, and Helen Wang as they answer questions about being a translator and the translation of picture books.
For this event on translating children’s literature, Sawad Hussain will talk about her translation from the Algerian Arabic of ‘The Djinn’s Apple’ by Djamila Morani, alongside B.J. Epstein, who will be discussing her translation from the Swedish of ‘The Bird Within Me’.
We’ve got good news, and we’ve got bad news. (Thankfully, most of it has nothing to do with the Nobel Prize for Literature, awarded to the worthy although non-Arab Mario Vargas Llosa.)
I’m not quite sure about how to link to or feature “tweet reporting,” but post-grad translation student Saqer A was at the American University in Sharjah yesterday for the First […]