Tag: Arab poetry
Shaj Mathew: Poetry as Life, Life as PoetryFebruary 2014
Fifty years ago, Forugh Farrokhzad’s ‘Another Birth’ modernized and scandalized Iranian poetry with its radical feminine voice.
Hong KongOctober 2011
Through windows of no glass / in houses that leak water and fish
even the guards will count / the scars on their tongue / and prepare to heal