Zeina Hashem Beck - Lebanon, Author, "O", ( forthcoming in July 2022)
Dunya Mikhail - Iraq-US, In Her Feminine Sign, 2019
Nathalie Handal - Palestine-USA-France poet, playwright, translator (Moderator)
This panel features three Arab poets who will read from their poems in English. These poets will then discuss the circumstances of their poems' creation, poetry's place in Arab literature, and the challenges of being an Arab poet in the 21st century.