Richard Jacquemond

Richard Jacquemond is associate professor of modern Arabic language and literature at the University of Provence and a researcher at IREMAM (Aix-en-Provence). A specialist in modern Egyptian literature, he has also translated numerous novels and short story collections as well as works by political thinkers into French. David Tresilian was educated at Oxford University and Columbia University, New York. A former resident of Cairo, he lives and works in Paris.