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The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq

The Beekeeper Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq Nonfiction by Dunya Mikhail translated by Max Weiss and Dunya Mikhail Since 2014, Daesh (ISIS) has been brutalizing the Yazidi people of northern Iraq: sowing destruction, killing those who won’t convert to ...

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The Iraqi Nights

The Iraqi Nights Poetry by Dunya Mikhail translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid The Iraqi Nights is the third collection by the acclaimed Iraqi poet Dunya Mikhail. Taking The One Thousand and One Nights as her central theme, Mikhail personifies the role of ...

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Diary of a Wave Outside the Sea

Diary Of A Wave Outside The Sea Poetry by Dunya Mikhail translated by Elizabeth Winslow When Part One of Dunya Mikhail’s Diary of a Wave Outside the Sea was published in Cairo, the newspaper Al-Ahram said: “In this remarkable and spellbinding ...

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The War Works Hard, UK edition

The War Works Hard “Yesterday I lost a country,” Dunya Mikhail writes in The War Works Hard, a subversive, sobering work by an exiled Iraqi poet, and her first collection to appear in English. Compassionate, engaged and direct, Mikhail’s is ...

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The War Works Hard

“Yesterday I lost a country,” Dunya Mikhail writes in The War Works Hard, a subversive, sobering work by an exiled Iraqi poet, and her first collection to appear in English. Amidst the ongoing atrocities in Iraq, after decades of wars ...

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Fifteen Iraqi Poets

 Edited by Dunya Mikhail Fifteen Iraqi Poets compiles fifteen poems, each written by a prominent twentieth century Iraqi poet. Selected, with commentary, by the award-winning Iraqi-American poet Dunya Mikhail, this little anthology is the perfect introduction to a glorious literature that traces ...

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