Abdel Aziz Jassim was born in Ras al-Kheimah in 1962. Since the early 1980s, he has published his poetry and literary articles. He was cultural editor for the daily newspaper Al-Itihad. He lived for a while in Morocco, where he established a literary magazine Al-Athar in Tangiers. Since 1995 he has published a number of poetry collections and a book of essays.

Selected poetry has been translated into English, French and German. In 2017, part one of his Collected Works was published by Dar al-Tanweer, Beirut.

Contributor's Issues

Banipal 42 - New Writing from the Emirates (2011)

Banipal 66 - Travels (Autumn/Winter 2019)

Banipal 4 - Spring 1999