• Handal, Nathalie

    Nathalie Handal grew up in Latin America, France and the Middle East. Her most recently published collection is Life in a Country Album (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019) which won the Palestine Book Award. Her work has been translated into 15 languages and she is a Professor at New York University. She edited the anthology The Poetry of Arab Women, which introduced Arab women poets to a wider audience and was named one of the top 10 Feminist Books by The Guardian.


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