Abdulaali, Wafaa

Wafaa Abdulaali is a visiting scholar at Harvard Divinity School. She holds a Ph.D. in English from the University of Baghdad.

Contemporary Poetry From Iraq by Bushra Al-Bustani: A Facing Page Translation
2009 0-7734-4912-4
A scholarly translation of a poem expressing the intensity and immediacy of grief. At a time when the portrayal of Iraq, its people, and the Arabic language is monolithic, al-Bustani’s Andalusian work illuminates the complexity, diversity, and humanity of Iraq as well as Arabic.