before he was their “great poet,”

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before he was their “great poet,” am -ichai was a great israeli[1] colonizer and[2]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


[1] ethnic cleanser of Palestine he
whose hands nationed he of no nation but image of

[2] un-welcomed into these no -nation
arms of this poem in all its brute and un-imagined

George Abraham (they/he) is a Palestinian American poet from Jacksonville, FL. They are the author of the poetry collection Birthright (Button Poetry, 2020). He is currently a Bioengineering PhD candidate at Harvard University, and teaches in Writing, Literature, and Publishing at Emerson College.

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