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Ghassan Zaktan

Ghassan Zaktan was born in 1954 in Beit Jala, near Bethlehem. He has published several collections of poetry as well as a novel, and made two documentary films. He is Editor-in-Chief of Al-Shuara (The Poets), a quarterly published by the House of Poetry in Ramallah.

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