Sarah Irving

I do things with words, mainly English and Arabic

‘Whose Face is Huge and Wears a Hideous Expression’: On David Larsen’s Translation of ‘Names of the Lion’

My latest… a review of David Larsen’s wonderful annotated translation of Ibn Khalawayh’s ‘Names of the Lion’: ArabLit & ArabLit Quarterly Back in 2011, The Economist complained it wasn’t possible to get … Continue reading

May 22, 2017 · Leave a comment