19 July 2016

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Broadsides

A selection of broadsides from the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Coalition collection. This collection is a response from around the world to the March 5, 2007 bombing of Al-Mutanabbi street in Baghdad. A street of booksellers where poets and intellectuals would gather to write, browse, and share ideas.

"Mutanabbi Street Memorial Reading" printed by Melissa Fine.

"A Book Is Like a Garden" printed by Caren Florance.

"Al-Mutanabbi Street March 5, 2007" printed by Peggy Gotthold and Lawrence G. Van Veltzer.

"Ways to Count the Dead" printed by Jill Hearne. Text by Persis M. Karim.

"Snow Falls" printed by Barbara Henry.

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