Poets of Protest – Manal Al Sheikh: Fire Won’t Eat Me Up

October 21, 2012 § Leave a comment

“I really hate to say this but this is the truth, there is no Iraq now” says Iraqi poet, editor and activist Manal Al Sheikh.

She practices a unique blend of poetry and activism from her Scandinavian exile.

In this video she prepares a new poem for a public reading, in Norwegian.

Source: Al Jazeera

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