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’

Originally posted on ArabLit & ArabLit Quarterly:
Back in 2011, The Economist complained it wasn’t possible to get a copy of David Larsen’s translation of Names of the Lion “for money and possibly not…

May 22, 2017 · Leave a comment