REVIEWS

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Masterclass in Poetry

Swimming in the Rain

House of Small Absences

Anne-Marie Fyfe

A Stranger’s Mirror

New and Selected Poems 1994-2014
Marilyn Hacker

There’s a medical name for this

Kerrin P. Sharpe

Pictures from a Postponed Exhibition

by David Walsh and Michael Bartholomew-Biggs

Our Obsidian Tongues

by David Shook

Poems for the Millennium

[Volume 4] The University of California Book of North

African Literature, edited by Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour, 2012.

Born in the NHS

by Wendy French & Jane Kirwan,
reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

2013

Out of Silence

New and Selected Poems by John Harvey,
reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

August 2014

Woman’s Head as Jug by Jackie Wills

Arc Publications (London 2013).

 

 

 

Odette’s Secrets

Odette’s Secrets, Maryann MacDonald, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

 

April 2013

 

 

Anthem for Aziz

Transfer, Naomi Shihab Nye, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

 

April 2013

 

 

Yasmeen Makarem Salwa

Salwa by Yasmeen Makarem, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn in Banipal 46

April 2013

 

 

Human Music

I was born there, I was born here, by Mourd Barghouti – reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

March 2012

 

Speak, Old Parrot

by Dannie Abseabse

Hutchinson Random House (London, 2013)

 

 

Poetry in the age of exile

Wherever I Lie is Your Bed & Abdulkareem Kasid: Cafes,

reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn in Banipal 46

April 2013

 

 

The Antigone Poems

Marie Slaight with drawings by Terrence Tasker.

 

 

Arab-American Literature

Transfer, by Naomi Shihab Nye, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

Nov-Dec 2012

 

 

Hirschhorn on Harlow

Midwest  Ritual Burning, by Morgan Harlow, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

3 September 2012

 

 

 

 

Judgement Day

by Rasha al Ameer – reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

March 2012

 

 

The Story Has No Ending

Out of It, Selma Dabbagh – reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

Feb 2012

 

 

Hirschhorn on Bernstein

All the Whiskey in Heven & Attack of the Difficult Poems, reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

21 September 2011

 

Art, Fiction that Tells the Truth

Homeless Rats, by Ahmed Faghi – reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

2011

 

 

Heavenly Life

selected poems, by Ramsey Nasr – reviewed by Norbert Hirschhorn

Sept  2011

 

 

The Silence of My Father

by Alexandre Najjar

 

 

Lives Like Loaded Guns

Emily Dickinson and Her Family’s Feuds by Gordon, Lyndall