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Sulafa Hijjawi

Sulafa Hijjawi

Sector : Cultural Figures , Writers

Personal Info

  • Country of residence : Palestine
  • Gender : Female
  • Born in : 1934
  • Age : 82
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Born in Nablus in 1934; received a BA in English Literature and an MA in Political Science from the University of Baghdad; worked as a teacher; one of the editors of the Review of the Center for Palestinian Studies at Baghdad University from 1974-1980; later moved to Tunis, where she worked in translation, especially of Palestinian poetry into English; has edited and translated Poetry of Resistance in Occupied Palestine (Iraqi Ministry of Culture and Guidance, 1969) and David Sinclair’s Edgar Allan Poe (into Arabic); her own writings include political articles published in Arabic newspapers and a collection of her prose poems Palestinian Songs (1977).


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