04 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.

"Al-Mutanabbi St Starts with You" printed by Brandon Blevins.

"Make Books Not War" printed by Sarah Bodman.

"Tears" printed by Ama Bolton.

"To Salah Al Hamdani, November, 2008" printed by Ian Boyden. Text by Sam Hamill.

"Where Do Words Come From" printed by Denise Brady. Text by Venus Khoury-Ghata, translated by Marilyn Hacker.

"Words" printed by Scott Brown. Text by Suzy Malcolm.

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