Before the Next Bomb drops rising up from Brooklyn to Palestine

Before the Next Bomb drops rising up from Brooklyn to Palestine
Publisher: Haymarket Books
Published Date: September 2015
ISBN-13: 978-1608465248

We are the boat / returning to dock / we are the footprints / on the northern trail / we are the iron / colouring the soil / we cannot / be” from ‘Refugee’.  Remi Kanazi's poetry presents an unflinching look at the lives of Palestinians under occupation and as refugees scattered across the globe. He captures the Palestinian people's stubborn refusal to be erased, gives voice to the ongoing struggle for liberation, and explores the meaning of international solidarity. In this latest collection, Kanazi expands his focus outside the sphere of Palestine and presents pieces examining racism in America, police brutality, US militarism at home and wars abroad, conflict voyeurism, islamophobia, and a range of other issues.

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