Robyn Creswell is an Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature at Yale University and poetry editor of The Paris Review. His articles and reviews have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, Harper’s Magazine, and The New York Times Book Review, among other publications. He is the translator of Sonallah Ibrahim’s That Smell and Notes from Prison (New Directions, 2013), as well as Abdelfattah Kilito’s The Clash of Images (New Directions, 2010). His translation of Kilito's The Tongue of Adam will be published by New Directions this winter