Zahid M. Naser

Zahid M. Naser is a poet, literary translator, and former political journalist from Malaysia. His debut volume of poetry, Berehat Di Sisi Paus, was published by Pustaka Obscura in 2016. His poems have also appeared in the journal Naratif | Kisah and the online magazine, JalanTelawi.com. A graduate of Al-Azhar University in Cairo, he translates literature from Arabic to Malay, including poems by Mahmoud Darwish and Nizar Qabbani. He is currently translating Al-Mustasfa min ‘ilm al-usul by the philosopher Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali.