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Why Did You Leave the Horse Alone free pdf 'Darwish is the premier poetic voice of the Palestinian people ...lyrical, imagistic, plaintive, haunting, always passionate, and elegant - and never anything less than free-what he would dream for all his people.'- Naomi Shihab Nye

About Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish (1941 2008) was born in the village of al-Birwa, in the Galilee, Palestine. He became a refugee at age seven. He worked as a journalist and editor in Haifa and left to study in Moscow in 1970. His exilic journey took him to Cairo, Beirut, Tunis, Paris, Amman, and Ramallah, where he settled in 1995. He is one of the most celebrated and revered poets in the Arab world. He published more than thirty books, and his poetry has been translated into thirty-five languages. Darwish was named a Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by France in 1993, was awarded the Lannan Cultural Freedom Prize in 2001, the Prince Claus Awardin 2004, and the Cairo Prize for Arabic Poetry in 2007. Jeffrey Sacks is a writer, translator, and scholar living in New York City. He teaches Arabic at Columbia University and is completing a book on Arabic and Arab Jewish literature, Opening Figures: Acts of Mourning in Modern Arabic Letters."

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Author : Mahmoud Darwish
Publisher : Archipelago Books
Data Published : 04 February 2010
ISBN : 0976395010
EAN : 9780976395010
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 197 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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