Text size

Colour options

Reading tools

Sep 05, 2023 · Translation by Omar Berrada

Testimony of Algerian victims, collected by Solange Fernex – translation completed

Recording of translation process from open source writing pad (September 2023).


Left: Digital reproduction of published interview excerpts. Originally collected by French environmental activist Solange Fernex during a trip to the Sahara in the early 1990s while sitting Agriculture Commissioner for the European Parliament. Right: Export of translation. ›››


Translator: Omar Berrada

Omar Berrada is a writer, translator, and curator whose work focuses on the politics of translation and intergenerational transmission. Recently, he published the poetry collection Clonal Hum and co-edited La Septième Porte [The Seventh Gate], a posthumously assembled history of Moroccan cinema by Ahmed Bouanani. Omar’s writing was published in numerous exhibition catalogs, magazines and anthologies, including Frieze, Bidoun, Asymptote, and The University of California Book of North African Literature. He currently lives in New York.

Other translations by Omar Berrada:
Testimony of Hervé B, collected by Observatoire des armements

‹‹‹ previous testimony · overview · next testimony ›››