Without an Alphabet, Without a Face

Translator: Khaled Mattawa Publisher: Graywolf Press Place of Publication: Iraq Date of Publication: 2002 Language: Arabic ISBN: 1-55597-371-X Author: Youssef, Saadi

For the first time, the powerful and influential work of this major contemporary Arab poet, from Basra, Iraq, is available in English translation. A must for all poetry lovers, it was winner of the 2003 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation and named One of the Top 25 Books of 2002 by the New York Public Library.