Poetry for Palestine

November 22, 2008

Suheir Hammad, poet and star of "Salt of This Sea" speaks on the effects of 9/11 on the lives of Arab Americans and on her development as a poet. Several clips of her poetry performances illustrate spoken word as a method of political resistance both in Palestine and in the United States. Suheir's upcoming book is Breaking Poems published by cypher books.

Suheir Hammad, poet and star of "Salt of This Sea" speaks on the effects of 9/11 on the lives of Arab Americans and on her development as a poet. Several clips of her poetry performances illustrate spoken word as a method of political resistance both in Palestine and in the United States. Suheir's upcoming book is Breaking Poems published by cypher books.



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