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Gallatin Global Writers Presents: Saadi Youssef

Sep 30, 2014 | 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Saadi Youssef

Gallatin Global Writers, a new Writing Program series, highlights contemporary international authors and the diverse literary traditions and cultures from which their writing arises.

Esteemed Iraqi poet and activist Saadi Youssef is the author or over fifty books of poetry and prose. In 2012 he won the prestigious Naguib Mahfouz prize and is widely considered one of the most influential living poets writing in Arabic. Youssef will read from and discuss his work. He will be introduced by Gallatin professor, poet, and translator Sinan Antoon.

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Sep 30, 2014 | 6:30 PM-8:00 PM


1 Washington Place


The Gallatin Writing Program

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