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Sara Khalili

Sara Khalili is an editor and translator of contemporary Iranian literature. Her most recent published translation is Censoring an Iranian Love Story by Shahriar Mandanipour. Khalili won a 2007 PEN Translation Fund Grant for her translation of Seasons of Purgatory, a selection of short stories by Mandanipour.


If You Didn’t Kill the Cuckoo Bird

Peter Masturzo Years have passed since that dawn; I believe eleven years, eleven years from one moment. Yet, I remain in prison, deprived of any manner of free will and happiness, and what’s more, I have been forgotten. He had no one, [...]