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4 May 2019
The Influence of Arabic Poetry in Modern Spanish Poetry
Location: Ibrahim Al Arrayed
Time: 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Ahmad Yamani
Egyptian poet Ahmad Yamani, a resident of Spain who holds a Doctorate in Arabic literature from the University of Madrid, discusses the influence of Arabic poetry on modern Spanish poetry at the House of Poetry – Ibrahim al-Arayyed House in Manama. Yamani has five published poetry books, many of which have been translated into other languages, and was the recipient of several awards, including the Rimbaud Prize in 1991 and the Beirut39 Prize in 2010.

Event Location
Poetry House