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In an interview that took place in New York City just after the September 21 launch of War Songs, translator James E. Montgomery and ArabLit editor M. Lynx Qualey talked about the genres inhabited by the seminal pre-Islamic poet ‘Antarah ibn Shaddad; how his cousin ‘Ablah may not have been a symbol of Love, but of Death; and how all warriors might not have been poets, but all poets were warriors.Read the interview here.
In the Media
Al-Ahram Weekly recently published an in-depth interview with LAL editors Philip Kennedy, James Montgomery, Shawkat Toorawa, and Chip Rossetti.Read more