Category Archives: palestine-israel

חום קיץ

תרגום: עדו קונרד בקיץ 2012 איש הצית את עצמו בתל אביב. הלהבות יצאו מכלל שליטה והגיעו עד לאוטובוס בבולגריה, מקום בו אנשים יוצאים לחופשה כאשר הם לא יכולים להרשות לעצמם משהו נאה יותר. ככזאת שידועה לפחד מדברים שכאלה, אני שמרתי … Continue reading

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summer heat

In the summer of 2012 a man set himself on fire in Tel Aviv. The flames spun out of control and reached a bus in Bulgaria, where people go on vacation when they can’t afford something nicer. Known to live … Continue reading

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in salameh بسلمة

may 2012 refugee mamas gonna walk down the street with baby in arms no fear in their eyes only hope for the future market place gonna be full of many language voices fruits bread sweets sacred kitsch ancient and just … Continue reading

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let me teach you how we do math where i am from:

29 feb 2012 let me teach you how we do math where i am from: for example did you know that a hunger striking prisoner is cancelled out by some kids throwing rocks at praying people? (don’t worry, nobody died … Continue reading

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identity creature

i am a papier-mâché chimaera fairy tale creature pieces of hebrew language black panther newsletters unfinished scholarly papers and political manifestos poems never shared with the world sewn together with knotted scraps of black thread come loose from a keffiyeh … Continue reading

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poem for sa’adia

sa’adia you died in 1967 whose blood was on your hands i don’t want to know i’m more interested now in whose hands your soul was strangled with i am not yet a woman with hands that can touch fire … Continue reading

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empty houses: salameh/hatikva

so maybe i’ll be so desperate to see south tel aviv shkhunat hatikva to join the mahapekha so i’ll rip a hole in the space time continuum i’ll end up there & if it’s 1973 i won’t mind i’ll sing … Continue reading

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