Diary of a Wave Outside the Sea

by Dunya Mikhail

Diary of a Wave Outside the Sea

Paperback, 98 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $16.95 | purchase

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This bilingual, lyrical memoir, in the form of a long poem, weaves together the past and present of an Iraqi-American poet. Translated by Elizabeth Winslow.

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Dunya Mikhail is an Iraqi-American poet who teaches in Michigan. She has published five books in Arabic and two in English. Michael Smith/Courtesy of Dunya Mikhail hide caption

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