Winner of 2018 ArabLit Story Prize: ‘Our Story’

"This was how our district received the first reports: a thrill of delicious fear swapped on from mouth to mouth, from house to house."

Teaching with Arabic Literature in Translation: The Public Lecture Series ‘Tarjamat – ترجمات’

"I think the corner stone of a good academic experience is the public lecture. Through the public lecture, the university asserts curiosity as the most essential feature of learning. When I was a student, the public lectures I attended were the key that opened the world for me, and I hope Tarjamat will open translation as a problematic for a much larger community than specialist interest in the field."