Omid Tofighian


Omid Tofighian is assistant professor of English and comparative literature at the American University in Cairo and an adjunct lecturer in the School of the Arts & Media at the University of New South Wales. He is the author of Myth and Philosophy in Platonic Dialogues (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016) and translator of Behrouz Boochani’s No Friend but the Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison.


Manus Prison theory

In ConversationShortly after the release of No Friend but the Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison (Picador, 2018), both Behrouz Boochani and Omid Tofighian, author and translator, engaged in a public discussion (18 November 2018) at the Coventry Library in Stirling,...

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