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Michelle Quay

Michelle Quay is a scholar, translator, and research fellow at the University of Birmingham, where she works with the GlobalLIT project on Persian literary theory. She has taught Persian at Columbia University, University of Cambridge, and UCLA. A Gates Cambridge alumna, she holds her doctorate in Persian literature from Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. Her literary translations have appeared in Asymptote JournalWorld Literature Today, and Exchanges, among others.

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