Fullblood Arabian (New Directions Poetry Pamphlet #10) (Paperback)

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By Osama Alomar, C. J. Collins (Translator), Lydia Davis (Preface by)
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A prominent practitioner of the Arabic very short story (al-qisa al-qasira jiddan), Osama Alomar's poetic fictions embody the wisdom of Kahlil Gibran filtered through the violent gray absurdity of Assad's police state. Fullblood Arabian is the first publication of Alomar's strange, often humorously satirical allegories, where good and evil battle with indifference, avarice, and compassion using striking imagery and effervescent language.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780811221764
ISBN-10: 0811221768
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Publication Date: January 27th, 2014
Pages: 63
Language: English
Series: New Directions Poetry Pamphlet