was born in Kirkuk, Iraq, in 1939 and is a painter, poet and journalist. He played an important role in the cultural life of 1960s’ Iraq. He left the country in the early ’70s for Lebanon where he published one collection, Ihtimalat al-Wudhuh [Probability of Clarity], in Beirut in 1978. He lives in Berlin.

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Banipal 12 - Autumn 2001