#WiTMonth Conversations: Shahla Ujayli and Getting Raqqa Back Through Writing

"Raqqa is no longer the city I knew; I belong to a place that no longer exists. I try to get it back through writing."

Arabic Poetry Friday: Tamim Barghouti’s Latest, Submission Suggestions, Second Graders Read Adonis

Zeinobia has posted a new poem by Palestinian-Egyptian poet Tamim Barghouti, son of Egyptian novelist Radwa Ashour and Palestinian poet Mourid Barghouti. The poem is "يا شعب مصر." Tamim Barghouti famously wrote "the poem of the Egyptian revolution," which was oft-recited on al-Jazeera and in Tahrir. Although Barghouti has expressed his reservations about seeing his … Continue reading Arabic Poetry Friday: Tamim Barghouti’s Latest, Submission Suggestions, Second Graders Read Adonis