Post-Gibran Anthology of New Arab American Writing

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Munīr ʻAkash, Khaled Mattawa
Kitab, 1999 - Fiction - 460 pages
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A compilation of new and previously unpublished works that infuses new energy into the area of Arab American writing.

Through poetry, fiction, essays, and drama, both seasoned and upcoming writers confront issues not previously addressed in Arab American writing. These unique cultural endeavors reveal the multileveled textures of the exiles of new Arab writing.

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The author of The Prophet and the best-known Arab American literary figure, the late Kahlil Gibran would be proud of a new generation represented in this anthology of more than 40 writers and poets ... Read full review

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Some Arab American live in the USA , with some stories, memories, poems, and plays. Here some arabic voice, you might to listen to them Read full review



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About the author (1999)

Khaled Mattawa was born in Benghazi, Libya, in 1964 and immigrated to the U.S. in his teens. He is the author of four books books of poetry, ISMAILIA ECLIPSE (Sheep Meadow Press, 1995), ZODIAC OF ECHOES (Ausable Press, 2003), Amorisco (Ausable Press, 2008), and TOCQUEVILLE (New Issues Poetry & Prose, 2010).

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