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Exile Is My Trade

A Habib Tengour Reader (Black Widow Press Modern Poetry)

Habib Tengour, Pierre Joris (Translator)


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A survey of the poems and writings of Habib Tengour. Though widely published in Europe and North Africa, this is the first English language volume of his works to be published. With over 19 books published to date he is one of the Maghreb regions most important poets and commentators. Tengour, born in Algeria, divides his time between Paris and Constantine. Pierre Joris has been one of Tengour's most active translators into the English language.

Black Widow Press, 9780984264056, 288pp.

Publication Date: March 16, 2012