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Middle Eastern Poetry Festival April 13

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Date(s) - 04/13/2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

Seventh Annual Middle Eastern Poetry Festival
4 – 6 pm on Saturday, April 13, 2019
Poetry Foundation
61 W. Superior St.
Chicago, IL

Iraqi Mutual Aid Society invites you to the seventh annual Middle Eastern Poetry Festival, hosted by the Poetry Foundation. Join us to hear poets read original poetry in their native languages and to celebrate Middle Eastern culture in Chicago, featuring:

Mohammed Al-Badri
May Dawood
Twana Twana
Shayma Al-Shammary
Yonan Houma
Allen Yalda
Mustafa Mito and Ahmed Medo
Fatima Almohazam

We welcome you to take part in our efforts to strengthen bonds within our community and to foster cultural exchange in our city. English translations will be provided for all poems. Refreshments and a reception will follow.

For more information, please visit www.iraqimutualaid.org

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