Alan Williams

Alan Williams has published many books and articles on ancient, medieval and modern literature, religion and language, both in Iranian studies and in the comparative study of religion and literature. Funded by the British Academy, Wolfson Foundation and the Leverhulme Trust, he is currently engaged in publishing all six volumes of Rumi’s Masnavi for IB Tauris / Bloomsbury, in English metrical translations and commentary, along with the accompanying Persian text.