"Political" Poetry and the Semantics of Suffering

Zaza, Nicole
December 2008
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Winter/Spring2009, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p302
Academic Journal
Presents an interview with poet and translator Dr. Fady Joudah When asked about the theme and images on the nature of suffering that are presents in Joudah's work, he refers to the aftermath of World War II and international laws and courts. He also discusses the refugee situations in developing countries, specifically Zambia and Angola.


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