Ibrahim Muhawi

Ibrahim Muhawi, renowned Palestinian social scientist, has translated numerous articles and books, most notably Mahmoud Darwish’s Memory for Forgetfulness.  He is coauthor and translator of Speak Bird, Speak Again: Palestinian Arab Folktales, and is currently translating a collection of stories by Zakaria Tamer, one of the Arab world’s greatest living writers.

He is a Visiting Professor of Folklore and Rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley.

Residencies
  • 2004