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Ghada Mourad

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Ghada Mourad

Ghada Mourad teaches French and Francophone studies and Arabic literature in translation at the University of California, Irvine, and California State University, Fullerton. She translates from Arabic and French. Her translations have appeared in various US literary journals and magazines. The Last Syrian, her first book-length translation, is scheduled to be published by Seagull Books in spring 2024.

Articles by Ghada Mourad

Damascus street
© Vyacheslav Argenberg /, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Mohammad and Youssef
By Omar Youssef Souleimane
Mohammad is torn between fear and excitement. He doesn’t know this man. What if he’s an informant?
Translated from French by Ghada Mourad