Lit & Found: Three YouTube Panels on Arabic Literature and Translation

Also, for a discussion focused not on prose but on Arabic poetry, “Knowing the Self,” with poet-translator-editor Ali Al-Jamri and translator-scholar Huda Fakhreddine: Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailPrintLinkedInRedditTumblrWhatsAppPinterestTelegramPocketSkypeLike this:Like Loading… As Ayoub said near the beginning of the talk, they approached the question of “Who are we translating for, and to what end?” Another recent event was “Arabic<>English Translation: Today’s landscape and future horizons.“ It was chaired by Nariman Youssef, and included talks from scholar-translator Marilyn Booth, ArabLit editor M Lynx Qualey, and Seagull Books editor Bishan Samaddar. The first is a Duke University mini-symposium that featured a discussion led by scholar Dima Ayoub, author-scholar Alexandra Chrieteh, and translator-scholar Michelle Hartman. Lit & Found: Three YouTube Panels on Arabic Literature and Translation November 12, 2021November 10, 2021 by mlynxqualey Three recent panels on Arabic literature and translation have appeared on YouTube.

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