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Amorisco

Khaled Mattawa

Amorisco

poems

by Khaled Mattawa

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Published by Ausable Press, Distributed to the trade by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution in Keene, NY, Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Khaled Mattawa.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A8387 A83 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18608448M
ISBN 109781931337441
LC Control Number2008032811
OCLC/WorldCa216936930

This is a book full of marvels, beautifully written." – Khaled Mattawa, author of Amorisco and Tocqueville "å¢ "Hedy Habra's Flying Carpets is a collection of enchantments and wonders charmingly recounted, deeply imagined, and composed with lyrical exactitude. The Ballard Spahr Prize for Poetry supports outstanding poets from the upper Midwest and brings their work to a national stage. Expanding on the Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry, which was established in , this prize awards $10, and publication by Milkweed Editions to a poet residing in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, or Michigan.

He is the author of three previous books of poetry, Ismailia Eclipse (Sheep Meadow, ), Zodiac of Echoes (Ausable, ), and Amorisco (Ausable, ). Mattawa has translated eight volumes of contemporary Arabic poetry and co-edited two anthologies of Arab American literature. Hello Select your address Today's Deals Vouchers AmazonBasics Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Gift Cards Customer Service Free Delivery Shopper Toolkit Sell/5(13).

KHALED MATTAWA is the author of four books of poetry, Tocqueville (New Issues Press, ) Amorisco (Ausable Press, ), Zodiac of Echoes (Ausable Press, ) and Ismailia Eclipse (Sheep Meadow Press, ), and a chapbook, Mare Nostrum (Sarabande Books, ).His fifth book of poems, Fugitive Atlas, is forthcoming from Graywolf Press in October   We report on the very low α-element abundances of a group of metal-poor stars with high orbital energy and with large retrograde motion in the Milky Way halo, whose excess has been reported recently from metallicity and constructed a sample of halo stars with measured abundances and precise kinematics, including ~ stars with [Fe/H] Cited by: 5.


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