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Selections of poems and fiction, sampling the richness and variety of the hundreds of authors in the issues. Plus a chance to hear and see a few of the authors in performance.


Selected Issue: Banipal 71, Salutes Ihsan Abdel Kouddous

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Hassouna Mosbahi

Ihsan Abdel Kouddous: Writing with a Spirit of Freedom and Defiance

Like his contemporaries, Ihsan Abdel Kouddous fought, through his writings and his stances, for a progressive Arab culture liberated from the centuries-old legacy of backwardness and decline, and open to noble human values.

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