TAHIA ABDEL NASSER

TAHIA ABDEL NASSER is Visiting Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the American University in Cairo. She has published English translations of poems by Badr Shakir al-Sayyab and Mahmoud Darwish and a short story by Salwa Bakr.  Her translations have appeared in Jusoor, Mahmoud Darwish: The Adam of Two Edens (2000), and The Poetry of Arab Women: A Contemporary Anthology (2001). She has written on comparative, postcolonial, Arabic and Latin American literature for Yearbook of Comparative Literature, ALIF, and Dictionary of African Biography.