Robin Moger

Robin Moger is an Arabic translator with a focus on modern Egyptian poetry and prose, currently living in Cape Town, South Africa. He is the translator of several novels, including Nael El Toukhy’s Women Of Karantina (AUC Press, 2014), which was longlisted for the Fiction Prize of the 2015 Oppenheimer Fund Emerging Voices Awards and Youssef Rakha’s The Crocodiles (Seven Stories Press, 2014). Most recently, his translation of Mohammed Rabie’s IPAF short-listed novel Otared was released by Hoopoe Press in October 2016. He was the principal translator for Writing Revolution: Voices from Tunis to Damascus (IB Tauris, 2012) which won a 2013 English PEN award for outstanding writing in translation.