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Roger Sedarat

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Roger Sedarat

Roger Sedarat is the author of two poetry collections: Dear Regime: Letters to the Islamic Republic, which won Ohio UP’s 2007 Hollis Summers’ Prize, and Ghazal Games (Ohio UP, 2011). His translations of classical and modern Persian literature have recently appeared in Brooklyn Rail, Guernica, and Consequence Magazine. A recent recipient of the Willis Barnstone Translation prize, he teaches poetry and literary translation in the MFA Program at Queens College, City University of New York.

Articles by Roger Sedarat

Translation vs. Creative Writing Workshops: Structural Differences
By Roger Sedarat
As a track within the MFA Program at Queens College, literary translation tends to follow the pedagogical models of creative writing in poetry, fiction, and drama. Operating on the principle that better…