Poetry of Arab Women, The

A Contemporary Anthology ISBN: 1566563747 Editor:

Nathalie Handal

Number of Copies: 2

The anthology was prepared to eradicate invisibility,” writes Nathalie Handal (The Never Field) of Poetry of Arab Women: A Contemporary Anthology. With research help from groups like RAWI (Radius of Arab-American Writers, Inc.) and from Arab-American newspapers and journals like Al Jadid, Handal has gathered work from “most of the older and newer contemporary voices” of the Arab diaspora over 80 poets writing in Arabic, French, English and other languages, and living in Syria, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Yemen, Gaza and the U.S.