07 July 2016

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Broadsides

A selection of broadsides from the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here collection. Made by various artists in response to the March 5, 2007 bombing of the street of book sellers.

"Poetry Fetter'd" printed by Charles Alexander. Text by William Blake.

"At the Dome of the Rock" printed by Rhianon Alpers. Text by Deema Shehabi.

"A Young Soul" printed by Johanna Atkinson. Text by al-Mutanabbi.

"Untitled" printed by Karen Baldner. Text by al-Mutanabbi.

"Al-Mutanabbi Street" printed by Heidi Barlow. Text by Elline Lipkin and Aga Shahid Ali.

"Poetry so Powerful" printed by Devonne Beech. Text by al-Mutanabbi.

"Printed in Memory of the 130 Victims" printed by Josef Beery.

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