Interviews

From the Archives: How Mahmoud Darwish Inspired a Poetry Movement in Assam, India

“The off-LBF podcast below explores the Miyah poetry movement that was sparked in April 2016 when poet Hafiz Ahmed composed ‘Write Down I Am a Miyah,’ inspired in part by Mahmoud Darwish’s ‘ID Card,’ and shared it on social media.”

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News

How Do We Repeat the Hassan Blasim Success Story?

As we wait, I’ll borrow from another section on how Anglo publishers can find previously untranslated Arabic-language authors. The report notes that “publishers are often forced to commission sample translations, a process which is…fraught with difficulty.”

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