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7 edition of The Baghdad Blues found in the catalog.

The Baghdad Blues

by Sinan Antoon

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Published by Harbor Mountain Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11836967M
    ISBN 100978600940
    ISBN 109780978600945
    OCLC/WorldCa154046850

    Sinan Antoon (Arabic: سنان أنطون ‎), is an Iraqi poet, novelist, scholar, and literary translator. He has been described as "one of the most acclaimed authors of the Arab world." He is an associate professor at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York UniversityBorn: , Baghdad.   THE BAGHDAD BLUES presents documentary filmmaker/co-creator of About Baghdad, Sinan Antoon's first poems in English. Antoon studied in Baghdad and moved to the States after the Gulf War. Since then, Sinan Antoon completed his dissertation at Harvard, has taught Arabic and literature at Dartmouth and NYU, and has a novella just published by City.

      Baghdad Blues Meet Sergeant Mario Alvarado and his squad. When they signed up, each of them knew that active-duty military service in Iraq would push them to their physical, mental, and emotional : Sinan Antoon (Baghdad, ) has published in leading international journals and has co-directed, "About Baghdad," an acclaimed documentary about Iraq under U.S. occupation. In June , Harbor Mountain Press will be publishing a book of poetry by Sinan, Baghdad Blues.4/5(3).

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Published in by small press Harbor Mountain Press, The Baghdad Blues by Sinan Antoon is a collection of poems that straddles the line between war and peace with war. The narrator uncovers the emptiness of loss beneath the hard exterior of those consumed by the act of war, while at the same time drawing line in the sand to call out the enemy/5.

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The narrator uncovers the emptiness of loss beneath the hard exterior of those consumed by the act of war, while at the same time drawing line in the sand to call out the enemy.

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The back cover describes the protagonist like this: "Dave Burrell is a young recruit officer in the U.S. Information Bureau who admires the rebels and secretly. Baghdad Blues #5 Islamopalooza, or the Interminable Inbred Clown Club All over Baghdad, on almost every street and thoroughfare, one sees various-sized posters and placards sporting the images of Muqtada al Sadr and his long-dead daddy, Mohammed al Sadr, who was dispensed with by another long-dead Islamofascist, Saddam Hussein.

The Baghdad Blues by Sinan Antoon Harbor Mountain Press, 42 pp., $ Evoking more than devastation and death When poetry is classified according to theme, war poems compete with political poems as the least appreciated genre; but so long as there are wars we must and we shall have poems on that theme.

THE BAGHDAD BLUES presents documentary filmmaker/co-creator of About Baghdad, Sinan Antoon's first poems in English. Antoon studied in Baghdad and moved to the States after the Gulf War. Since then, Sinan Antoon completed his dissertation at Harvard, has taught Arabic and literature at Dartmouth and NYU, and has a novella just published by City /5(38).

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