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Robyn Creswell

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Robyn Creswell

Robyn Creswell’s translations of Abdelfattah Kilito and Sonallah Ibrahim are published by New Directions. His essays on contemporary poetry and fiction have appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Review of BooksHarper’s, and other magazines. He is Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature at Yale University.

Articles by Robyn Creswell

First Read—From “The Tongue of Adam” by Abdelfattah Kilito
By Abdelfattah Kilito
How, from Babel onward, can we explain the plurality of language? In The Tongue of Adam, translated from the French by Robyn Creswell and forthcoming from New Directions, Moroccan writer Abdelfattah Kilito…
Translated by Robyn Creswell