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  • Heritage in Poetry

    Did you know that the first ever written poem was penned over three millennia ago, right here in the Middle East? Poetry has been a timeless witness to our shared past, supplying humanity with inspiration, introspection and intriguing new ways of perceiving the world and each other. To reflect on this great legacy, we have gathered three extraordinary local poets – Faraz Ali, Shihab Al Ghanem and Dr.Afra Atiq – for readings and an expansive conversation on how the bards of the past have shaped the poets of today, including themselves. With Nathalie Handal.


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Nathalie Handal

Nathalie Handal

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