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  amberflora DUNYA MIKHAIL: DRAWING 01/09/2018 Dunya Mikhail was born in Iraq (Baghdad) and came to the United States thirty years later. Her books include The Beekeeper of Sinjar, The Iraqi Nights, Diary of A Wave Outside the Sea, and ...

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Tablets IV

    Tablets IV BY DUNYA MIKHAIL 1   I wanted to write an epic about suffering, but when I found a tendril of her hair among the ruins of her mud house, I found my epic there.     ...

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The Stranger in Her Femine Sign

  The Stranger in Her Feminine Sign BY DUNYA MIKHAIL Everything has gender in Arabic. History is male. Fiction is female. Dream is male. Wish is female.   Feminine words are followed by a circle with two dots over. They ...

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Poets and Writers

Dunya Mikhail Dunya Mikhail — Iraqi-American Poet “When you write a poem in your language, you write it one time. And when you think in the other language, and try to write a poem in the other language, I feel ...

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