On Translating Bushra al-Fadil’s The Story of the Girl Whose Birds Flew Away – Interview with Max Shmookler

Max Shmookler is the translator of 2017 Caine Prize winning short story, The Story of the Girl Whose Birds Flew Away. He is a doctoral student in the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University. His research focuses on Arabic literary history with a particular interest in modern Sudanese prose. He … Continue reading On Translating Bushra al-Fadil’s The Story of the Girl Whose Birds Flew Away – Interview with Max Shmookler