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Arab women poets work within one of the oldest literary traditions in the world, yet they are virtually unknown in the West. Uniting Arab women poets from the all over the Arab World anti abroad, Nathalie Handal has put together an outstanding collection that introduces poets who write in Arabic, French, English, and Swedish, among them some of the twentieth century's most accomplished poets and today's most exciting new voices.<P>Translated by distinguished translators and poets from around the world, The Poetry of Arab Women showcases the work of 82 poets, among them: Etel Adnan, Andre Chedid, Salma Khadra Jayyusi, Naomi Shihab Nye, and Fadwa Tuqan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566563741
Editor:
Handal, Nathalie
Publisher:
Interlink Books
Editor:
Handal, Nathalie
Author:
Handal, Nathalie
Location:
New York
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Women poets
Subject:
Arabic poetry
Subject:
Arabic poetry -- 20th century.
Subject:
Poetry - Arab authors
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Series Volume:
[72]
Publication Date:
20150931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.03x5.96x1.05 in. 1.14 lbs.

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