Friday Finds: New Stories in Translation by Mazen Maarouf and Najwa Binshatwan

Herodotus had been around since 400 BC. During the Benghazi bombings, he made a run for it.

Teaching with Arabic Literature in Translation: The Creative Writing Workshop

"If in the classroom you’re able to compare multiple translations of a single work, and/or read essays by translators on their craft, this offers rich and rigorous examples of how choices are made on the level of word, phrase, syntax, diction, metaphor, image, so on. Such examples of precision and multiplicity are ideal for student writers."