Ismailia Eclipse: Poems

Ismailia Eclipse: Poems❮Read❯ ➶ Ismailia Eclipse: Poems ➺ Author Khaled Mattawa – poetry, Libyan American poetry, Libyan American.

Born and raised in Benghazi, Libya, poet Khaled Mattawa relocated to the United States as a teenager in He earned a BA in political science and economics from the University of Tennessee, an MA and an MFA from Indiana University, and a PhD from Duke University Influenced by Milan Kundera and Federico Garc a Lorca, as well as the Arab poets whose work he translates, Mattawa s poetry frequently explores the intersection of culture, narrative, and Ismailia Eclipse: PDF/EPUB or memory In a Blackbird interview, addressing the connection between his emigration from Libya to the United States and his poetry, Mattawa observed, I think memory was very important to my work as a structure, that the tone of remembrance, or the position of remembering, is very important, was a way of speaking when I was in between deciding to stay and not stay, and I had decided to stay Mattawa has published several collections of poetry, including Tocqueville , Amorisco , Zodiac of Echoes , and Ismailia Eclipse He has translated numerous volumes of contemporary Arabic poetry, including Adonis s Concerto al Quds The Margellos World Republic of Letters , Shepherd of Solitude Selected Poems of Amjad Nasser , and Miracle Maker Selected Poems of Fadhil Al Azzawi , in addition to coediting the anthologies Dinarzad s Children An Anthology of Arab American Fiction and Post Gibran Anthology of New Arab American Writing His own work has been widely anthologized as well Mattawa has been awarded several Pushcart Prizes and the PEN Award for Literary Translation, in addition to a translation grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Guggenheim Foundation fellowship, the Alfred Hodder Fellowship at Princeton University, and a MacArthur fellowship The editor of Michigan Quarterly Review, he has taught at Indiana University California State University, Northridge and the University of MichiganPoems by Khaled Mattawa Bedtime Reading for the Unborn Child The Boat Merchant s Wife Date Palm Trinity See All Poems by Khaled MattawaRelated Content Collections Poems of Muslim Faith and Islamic Culture Poetry and Food Videos Benghazi Born Poet Mattawa Reflects on Growing Up under Gadhafi Podcasts The Boat Merchant s Wife Five Muslim American Poets Part I Five Muslim American Poets Part II Khaled Mattawa Reads The Boat Merchant s Wife We Are Saying Yes, But Who Are We to Say See All Related ContentMore About this Poet Region.

Ismailia Eclipse: Poems MOBI ¿ Ismailia Eclipse:
  • Paperback
  • 93 pages
  • Ismailia Eclipse: Poems
  • Khaled Mattawa
  • English
  • 11 March 2018
  • 1878818449

10 thoughts on “Ismailia Eclipse: Poems

  1. says:

    I ve read Khaled Mattawa s first book many times, savoring so many of these wonderful poems History of My Face The Bloomingfoods Promise

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