About Salma Harland

Salma Harland is an Egyptian-born, England-based literary translator and researcher. She holds an MA in Literature and Philosophy from the University of Sussex, a PGCert in Translation and Interpreting from the American University in Cairo, and a BA in Translation from October 6 University. Her literary translations (both from and into English and Arabic) have appeared in ArabLit Quarterly, Jadaliyya, Eurolitkrant, Turjoman, Romman Magazine, among others. She was named one of the British National Centre for Writing’s 2022 Emerging Literary Translators. She is currently working on the first book-length translation of Kushājim’s poems in English. For more information, visit www.salmaharland.com.