04 August 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.

"Solos on the Oud" printed by Lisa Rappoport. Text by Saadi Yousef, translated by Khaled Mattawa.

"There Is No Abode We Can Call Ours" printed by Lisa Rappoport.

"Who" printed by Simon Redington. 

"Looking for War" printed by Dave Regis and Tracy Heller. Text by Ann Menebroker.

"Destinies" printed by Felicia Rice. Text by Gzar Hantoosh, translation by Saadi Simawe.

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