Kareem James Abu-Zeid - Translator of Adonis' Songs of Mihyar the Damascene in conversation with Santa Fe author, Claudette Sutton

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 6:00pm

Adonis' best-known work, Songs of the Mihyar the Damascene (first published in 1961) has been called 'the landmark poetry collection by "the most eloquent spokesman and explorer of Arabic modernity" (Edward Said)'. Kareem James Abu-Zeid is a translator of poets and novelists from across the Arab world. His work has earned him numerous awards and grants.