BULAQ, the new podcast about Arabic fiction in translation (and more!)
In a recent ArabLit blog post, Qualey notes that many of her readers “have several times suggested a podcast” but that initially such a project “seemed a perilous thing to attempt by oneself.”
In their debut podcast, Lindsey and Qualey, who “both write about books—although in different ways,” discuss new Arabic novels, including the forthcoming Hoopoe title In the Spider’s Room by Mohammed Abdelnaby, translated into English by Jonathan Wright.
Click here to read the original and complete post on the ArabLit blog.
Posted on 21/11/2017 in FICTION General, FICTION Literary, tagged as Arabic fiction, ArabLit, Bulaq, Hoopoe, In the Spider's Room, Jonathan Wright, literature, Marcia Lynx Qualey, podcast, The Arabist, translation, Ursula Lindsey