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Katharine Halls

Katharine Halls is an Arabic-to-English translator from Cardiff, Wales. She was awarded a 2021 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant for her translation of Haytham El-Wardany’s Things That Can’t Be Fixed. Her translation of Ahmed Naji’s prison memoir, Rotten Evidence, has been published by McSweeney’s, and her translation of Shady Lewis’s On the Greenwich Line will be published by Peirene in 2024.