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A C K N O W L E D G M E N T S ELMAZ ABINADER: “Living with Opposition,” “What We Leave Behind,” “The Birds.” Copyright © 1999 by Elmaz Abindaer. Originally appeared in In the Country of My Dreams (Sufiwarrior Publications). Reprinted by permission of the author. “This House, My Bones.” Copyright © by Elmaz Abinader. Reprinted by permission of the author. ETEL ADNAN: “Transcendence.” Copyright © by Etel Adnan. Reprinted by permission of the author. “The Arab Apocalypse.” Copyright © 1989 by Etel Adnan. Reprinted by permission of the author. SALADIN AHMED: “Ibn Sina.” Copyright © by Saladin Ahmed. Originally appeared in Margie: The American Journal of Poetry. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Ghazal,” “Over the Phone, One of Our Hero’s Close Personal Homeboys Recounts Life in a College Town,” “The Third World Werewolf Speaks to Our Hero of Life in the Financial Zone.” Copyright© by Saladin Ahmed. Reprinted by permission of the author. KAZIM ALI: “The Black Madonna at Chartres.” Copyright © by Kazim Ali. Originally appeared in Sentence: A Journal of Prose Poetics. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Gallery,” “The Year of Summer,” and “Journey” from The Far Mosque. Copyright © 2005 by Kazim Ali. Reprinted with the permission of Alice James Books. ASSEF AL-JUNDI: “Flying.” Copyright © 1993 by Assef Al-Jundi. Originally appeared in Poets of the Lake 2, Our Own Clues. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Nostalgic,” “Apprentice.” Copyright © by Assef Al-Jundi. Reprinted by permission of the author. ALISE ALOUSI: “Lipstick Series,” “Mayfly,” What to Count,” “Lynndie’s Other Voice.” Copyright © Alise Alousi. Reprinted by permission of the author. NUAR ALSADIR: “Bats,” “The Garden.” Copyright © 2000 by Nuar Alsadir. Originally appeared in the Kenyon Review. Reprinted by permission of the 325 2CHARARA_pages_165-334.qxd:Layout 1 11/14/08 2:39 PM Page 325 author. “The Riddle of the Shrink.” Copyright © 2005 by Nuar Alsadir. Originally appeared in Slate Magazine. Reprinted by permission of the author. SINAN ANTOON: “Wrinkles: on the wind’s forehead,” “A Photograph,” “A Letter,” “Delving,” “Sifting.” Copyright © by Sinan Antoon. Reprinted by permission of Harbor Mountain Press. WALID BITAR: “Looking You in the Back of the Head,” from 2 Guys on Holy Land. Copyright © by Walid Bitar. Reprinted by permission of Wesleyan University Press. “Survival of the Fittest,” “Progress Report,” “A Disposition of the Antiquities,” from Basturdi Puri. Copyright © by Walid Bitar. Reprinted by permission of The Porcupine’s Quill. “Under the Table,” from The Empire’s Missing Link, copyright © by Walid A. Bitar, are used by permission of Signal Editions/Véhicule Press. AHIMSA TIMOTEO BODHRÁN: “Manos .17.” Copyright © by Ahimsa Timoteo Bodhrán. Originally appeared in Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Mint.” Copyright © by Ahimsa Timoteo Bodhrán. Originally appeared in Mizna. Reprinted by permission of the author. HAYAN CHARARA: “Thinking American.” Reprinted from The Alchemist’s Diary. Copyright © 2001 by Hayan Charara, by permission of Hanging Loose Press. “Washing My Father.” Copyright © 2006 by Hayan Charara. Reprinted from The Sadness of Others, by permission of Carnegie Mellon University Press. “Usage.” Copyright © by Hayan Charara. Originally appeared in Literary Imagination. Reprinted by permission of the author. SHARIF S. ELUMSA: “Flawed Landscape.” Copyright © by Sharif S. Elmusa. Originally appeared in Post-Gibran: Anthology of New Arab American Poetry, ed. Munir Akash and Khaled Mattawa (Syracuse University Press). Reprinted by permission of the author. “With New Englanders,” “Roots.” Originally appeared in Banipal. Copyright © by Sharif S. Elmusa. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Should You Wish to Stay,” “Sun Lines.” Copyright © by Sharif S. Elmusa. Reprinted by permission of the author. HEDY HABRA: “Even the Sun Has Its Dark Side.” Copyright © by Hedy Habra. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Milkweed.” Copyright © 326 Acknowledgments 2CHARARA_pages_165-334.qxd:Layout 1 11/14/08 2:39 PM Page 326 1997 by Hedy Habra. Originally appeared in Sulfur River Review. Reprinted by permission of the author. “Tea at Chez Paul’s.” Copyright © 2003 by Hedy Habra. Originally appeared in Nimrod International Journal. Reprinted by permission of the author. MARIAN HADDAD: “She Is Not the House of This Black Wing,” “Malfunctioning FLOWTRON,” “Resurrection.” Copyright © by Marian Haddad. Reprinted by permission of Pecan Grove Press and the author. “I have no history here.” Copyright © by Marian Haddad. Reprinted by permission of the author. SUHEIR HAMMAD: “Silence,” “exotic,” “First Writing Since,” “mike check.” Copyright © by Suheir Hammad. Reprinted by permission of the author. SAM HAMOD: “Dying with the Wrong Name.” Copyright © by Sam Hamod. Reprinted by permission of the author...

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ISBN
9781610752060
Related ISBN
9781557288677
MARC Record
OCLC
769187839
Pages
328
Launched on MUSE
2012-02-08
Language
English
Open Access
No
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