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Nizar Qabbani

Born in 1923 in Damascus, Nizar Qabbani is considered one of the greatest and most popular poets of the Arab world. Having received a law degree in 1945, he served in the Syrian foreign service...

Ciwan Qado

Ciwan Qado is a poet and translator who was born in 1980 in Amuda, Rojava. He studied Psychology at Damascus University. Qado has written three books of poetry: The Blind Snake (2003) and Secretly...

Yuan Qiongqiong

Yuan Qiongqiong has been a prolific author since the 1970s, and is highly acclaimed for her short stories and essays. She has also published poetry under the name Zhu Ling, and has written a...

Cai Que

(1037-93) was a minister in the reign of Emperor Shen Zhong. He was accused of blasphemy and died in prison.

Amber Qureshi

AMBER QURESHI is a Senior Editor at Free Press acquiring literary fiction, works-in-translation, and narrative, progressive nonfiction. She was a 2007 Editorial Fellow at the Jerusalem Book Fair,...
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