u Notes from the Underground: September 2007

Zolf Bar Baad (Tresses in the wind)

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

Sometimes gems turn up in the unlikeliest of places, like this Persian song, blogged about by Language Log. (Do click that link for some charming stories behind that song.)

Here's the English translation. Here's a superb essay on the difficulties of translating from Persian to English.