Journal Article — Letter to Mahmoud Darwish — by Amy Tighe
The tradition of poets writing letters to other poets allows us to speak to each other in our own language. Amy Tighe, an emerging poet, responds to Mahmoud Darwish through a combination of her own experience of being friends with a Palestinian family, and her love of the intimacy of poetry.
Tighe, Amy. 2009. “Letter to Mahmoud Darwish.” Pp. 75-78 in “If I touch the Depth of Your Heart … ” : The Human Promise of Poetry in Memories of Mahmoud Darwish (Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge: Volume VII, Special Issue, 2009.) Belmont, MA: Okcir Press (an imprint of Ahead Publishing House).
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