Lit Lists

10 Poems for ‘Medieval Femme,’ Inspired by al-Khansa

“Like music from the courts of the Abbasid Caliphate after a decadent cybernetic makeover.”

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A Look Back: Women in Translation Month 2021

“We ran poetry by established and emerging poets — and talked about how women’s poetry in Arabic has changed since the ’90s — published a short story from Iraq, rounded up lists of short stories available online, spoke to writers and scholars, and focused our “Lit & Found” feature on work by women.”

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