Ziad Rashad: If you could begin the interview, what question would you ask yourself? Abdulla Pashew: In my poem “Kazewaya,” I say, “I have passed many. Poetry by Abdulla Pashew. I don’t know how to become one with you. If you’re heaven, then tell me. I will kneel to every god. If you’re hell, then tell me. I will fill. Abdulla Pashew (), ‘Children’. (excerpt; translated from the Kurdish by Shadman Hiwa). Children. Oh, those who live a severe life. On the oily chest of.

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absulla Night is the mother to my poems and insomnia their nurse. Which throne or crown backs you, you ask. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Whose pocket were you cut from, you ask. Alana Marie Levinson-LaBrosse is a poet, translator, and co-director of the Kashkul research, preservation, and translation collective.

Mitra marked it as to-read Dec 13, There a woman could be a friend, wife, sister, or lover.

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Yet, when the Soviet Union dissolved, abculla writers were forgotten with the regime. Whenever the ball comes to us we go mad, and, with all our strength, we kick it away. Bryar Shwani marked it as to-read Mar 05, If cadres and party members have power derived from corruption and a little bit of literacy, they are suddenly an expert linguist, a journalist, a poet, a composer, an advisor, an athlete, an MP, a head of a bank, a doctor!


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Raber Aziz added it Dec 30, What kinds of messages does poetry carry today? Home Magazine July Poetry. The relatives of those in power take what they can from their nation. Mohamad Bradosty rated it it was amazing Jan 17, Before I take a step, I look carefully in front of me. I laugh at any drama about unity when the author has taken sides. Subscriber Tools Renew Donate.

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It has created for me a small name and a great trust with the people.

UntilI was a refugee. In your perspective, what should the relationships between political parties, and between the authority and intellectuals, be?

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How do you see the current situation in Kurdistan: In he abdjlla to the former Soviet Union, and in he received an M. Zanyar Faraj rated it it was amazing May 01, Abdulla Pashew, or Kurdish: The gap between the poor and the rich has lowered the standards for everything. Lists with This Book. During the trial of Shiekh Pasew Piran, one of his judges said the Shiekh was not the only one responsible for Kurdish rebellion.


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Two Poems by Ashur Etwebi. Daban Germani rated it it was amazing Sep 03, What do you think of poems that are ambiguous or can only be understood by an elite group of people? He has lived in Finland since Anyone can say and do what I say paxhew do if he pays for the xbdulla as I have my entire life.

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