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 … Continue reading Is It Possible to Translate a Book a Day?