10 Books That Will Take You on a Foreign Literary Adventure
Come with us on an exotic literary adventure where you will encounter writers from around the world—courtesy of their English translators.
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Love Is My Savior
Michigan State University Press
Translated by Nesreen Akhtarkhavari and Anthony A. Lee
Like John Donne's "Holy Sonnet 14," these works by the Persian poet Rumi—in an English edition of his rarely translated Arabic verse—sublimely blend the devotional and the erotic.
— Dotun Akintoye