Tower Translation Program


The Tower Translation Program combines an intensive translation seminar with independent work and group workshops in order to publish an e-book anthology of short stories by established Arabophone Moroccan writers in English translation.


Selected participants will attend a virtual translation seminar designed to introduce basic  translation techniques. Following the seminar, participants will complete a translation of a literary text, which will be workshopped in-person by fellow Tower Translation Program participants prior to publication as an e-book.

This project aims to:

  • Introduce Moroccan literature to English-speaking readers.
  • Create a high-quality anthology for use in schools by English-language learners.
  • Enhance participants' knowledge of both English and Arabic.

Applications will open soon.