Syrian Poet Adonis Criticizes Arab Society

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Adonis talk @ Dubai TV The poet Ali Ahmad Sa'id (b. 1930), known by his pseudonym "Adonis," a 2005 ...
Adonis talk @ Dubai TV The poet Ali Ahmad Sa'id (b. 1930), known by his pseudonym "Adonis," a 2005 candidate for the Nobel Prize for Literature, left his native Syria for Lebanon in the 1950s following six months' imprisonment for political activity. In 1973, he received his Ph.D. from St. JosephUniversity in Beirut; in 1985, he settled in Paris, where he now works as a writer and literary critic. Among other occupations, he has edited the modernist magazine Mawaqif (Viewpoints), and ...
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