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Miracle Maker

(2003)
A collection of poems by

 
 
This collection features poems from Al-Azzawi's six previous Arabic poetry collections and many new poems. Springing from classical Arabic poetry, his poems speak to political exile, -cultural marginalization, and Middle Eastern and Western histories and mythologies. Al-Azzawi employs -humor, melancholy and tenderness to celebrate new worlds of possibility.

Fadhil Al-Azzawi was born in 1940 in Kirkuk, Iraq. By the time he was -fifteen, he was publishing poems in the leading Arab literary magazines in Beirut and Baghdad. Al-Azzawi -currently lives in London.

Khaled Mattawa (Translator) is the author of a -collection of poetry, Ismailia Eclipse, and the translator of two books of contemporary Arabic poetry, Hatif Janabi's Questions and Their Retinue and Saddi Youssef's Without an Alphabet, Without a Face.

    

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Hardback Editions

November 2003 : USA Hardback
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Title: Miracle Maker: The Selected Poems of Fadhil Al-Azzawi (Lannan Translations Selection Series)
Author(s): Fadhil Al-Azzawi
ISBN: 1-929918-44-5 / 978-1-929918-44-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: BOA Editions Ltd.
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Paperback Editions

November 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: Miracle Maker: The Selected Poems of Fadhil Al-Azzawi (Lannan Translations Selections.)
Author(s): Fadhil Al-Azzawi
ISBN: 1-929918-45-3 / 978-1-929918-45-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: BOA Editions Ltd.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA