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The Nebraska Girl Lit Hour Guest Nathalie Handal

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Join Melissa F Alvarado as she talks to Nathalie Handal bout her new book of poetry Poet In Andalucia
Nathalie Handal is an award-winning poet, playwright, and editor. She has lived in Europe, the United States, the Caribbean, Latin America and the Arab world. She is the author of numerous books, most recently the landmark anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia & Beyond, called a “beautiful achievement for world literature” by Nobel laureate Nadine Gordimer; Love and Strange Horses, winner of the 2011 Gold Medal Independent Publisher Book Award, and an Honorable Mention at the San Francisco Book Festival and the New England Book Festival, which The New York Times says is “a book that trembles with belonging (and longing)”; and Poet in Andalucía, which Alice Walker praises as “poems of depth and weight and the sorrowing song of longing and resolve.”.