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Hayan Charara

In a Perfect World

Family Portrait

23,627 Miles


Starved Dogs Eating Snow


Animals: On the Role of the Poet
in a Country at War

  Hayan Charara

A recent recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, Hayan Charara is the author of two poetry books, The Alchemistís Diary (Hanging Loose, 2001) and The Sadness of Others (Carnegie Mellon, 2006) and editor of Inclined to Speak: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Poetry (University of Arkansas, 2008).