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Mahmoud Darwish was one of the most acclaimed contemporary poets in the Arab world, and is often cited as the poetic voice of the Palestinian people. During the tumultuous summer of 2006, as Israel attacked Gaza and Lebanon, Darwish was in Ramallah. He recorded his observations and feelings in writing, included in A River Dies of Thirst, some of his last work. In this collection, Darwish writes of love, loss, and the pain of exile in bittersweet poems and diary entries leavened with hope and joy. 'Darwish has given expression to his people's ordinary longings and desires.' The New York Times 'Darwish did as much as anyone to forge a Palestinian national consciousness.' Guardian

GENRE
Skönlitteratur
UTGIVEN
2012
28 maj
SPRÅK
EN
Engelska
LÄNGD
168
Sidor
UTGIVARE
Saqi
STORLEK
684.4
KB

Fler böcker av Mahmoud Darwish & Catherine Cobham