Baghdad Blues, A Novel



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This book is based on the real life experience of a black man posted to Baghdad in the late 's and employed by the US Information Bureau. His white colleagues are totally out of touch with the emerging political unrest protesting the corrupt royalist regime and when the revolution erupts, the US embassy is 5/5(3).

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The narrator uncovers the emptiness of loss beneath the hard exterior of those consumed by the act of war, while at the same time drawing line in the sand to call out the enemy/5(5). THE BAGHDAD BLUES presents documentary filmmaker/co-creator of About Baghdad, Sinan Antoon's first poems in English.

Antoon studied in Baghdad and moved to the States after the Gulf War. Since then, Sinan Antoon completed his dissertation at Harvard, has taught Arabic and literature at Dartmouth and NYU, and has a novella just published by City s: 3.

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In Hajdu's (The Spirit of Palm Springs,etc.) latest novel, the aftermath of the invasion of Iraq is told by the men and women of the U.S. Army's 3rd Infantry Divi­sion. Magazine Email Newsletter. Other works by Greenlee include Baghdad Blues, a novel based on his experiences traveling in Iraq in the s and witnessing the Iraqi revolution, Blues for an African Princess, a collection of poems, and Ammunition (poetry, ).

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Published by Bantam () ISBN ISBN He has published a collection in English entitled The Baghdad Blues (Harbor Mountain Press, ). Baghdad Blues: The Revolution That Brought Saddam Hussien to Power Baghdad Blues, A Novel Jan 1, by Sam Greenlee Mass Market Paperback.

$ More Buying Choices $ Audible Listen to Books & Original Audio Performances. One night she doesn't return from work and her family has no idea what happened. The central character in the novel is Muhsin Khafaji, who is the brother-in-law of Sawsan's father, Nidal (a Palestinian, living in Baghdad).

Before the Iraq invasion Khafaji was in the Iraqi civil police and before that he was a rising star in the Military s: THE BAGHDAD BLUES presents documentary filmmaker/co-creator of About Baghdad, Sinan Antoon's first poems in English.

Antoon studied in Baghdad and moved to the States after the Gulf War. Since then, Sinan Antoon completed his dissertation at Harvard, has taught Arabic and literature at Dartmouth and NYU, and has a novella just published by City Lights.

"If we lose Iraq, we lose the Middle East." These words, which could have been spoken by a Republican member of Congress today, are in fact spoken by a character in Sam Greenlee's mass-market paperback novel Baghdad Blues.

The novel's main character, Dave Burrell, is an African American from Chicago, a trained Arabic speaker, and part of the small enclave of American diplomats stationed in.

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A pleasure to read.’ Sinan Antoon, author of The Baghdad Blues and The Corpse Washer ‘A gripping tale of mystery and intrigue in the claustrophobic, morally treacherous world of post-invasion Baghdad, an environment where relationships can detonate as.

The only novel written by the poet Sylvia Plath is a semi-autobiographical account of a descent into depression that the book’s narrator Esther Greenwood describes as like being trapped under a. Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi (Oneworld Publications, £).

To order a copy for £, go to or call Free UK Missing: Baghdad Blues. Antoon, who opposed the US invasion of his country inhas tackled the current war since, publishing more novels and several books of heartbreaking poetry, my favorite being The Baghdad Blues (Harbor Mountain Press, Vermont, ).

THE BAGHDAD BLUES presents documentary filmmaker/co-creator of About Baghdad, Sinan Antoon's first poems in English. Antoon studied in Baghdad and moved to the States after the Gulf War. Since then, Sinan Antoon completed his dissertation at Harvard, has taught Arabic and literature at Dartmouth and NYU, and has a novella just published by City.

An Army lieutenant stationed outside Baghdad inbut his new book, “Youngblood,” is a novel. While his nonfiction was visceral, immediate and reportorial, his. The Baghdad Clock has a wonderful air of magic realism about it. Ironically, towards the end of the book the characters pick up Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Years of Solitude, one of the foremost examples of the genre.

Perhaps it’s no coincidence, as portions of Al Rawi’s kept bringing Marquez and his work to. The narrative is smart and smooth. This is an intense and well-written novel. A pleasure to read. Sinan Antoon, author of The Baghdad Blues and The Corpse Washer A gripping tale of mystery and intrigue in the claustrophobic, morally treacherous world of post-invasion Baghdad, an environment where relationships can detonate as readily as car bombs.

Baghdad Blues:A War Diary by David Turnley,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Various ‎– Baghdad Blues Label: EMI Music Arabia ‎– 5 2 7 Format: CD, Compilation Country: Europe Released: Genre: Electronic, Pop.

Style: Downtempo, Vocal. Tracklist Hide Credits. 1 – Mesopotamix vs. His other published books were Be-Bop Man/Be-Bop Woman, Poetry and Other Raps (), Ammunition!: Poetry and Other Raps () and Blues for an African Princess (), whose title.

A prizewinning novel by “Baghdad’s new literary star” (The New York Times), Frankenstein in Baghdadcaptures with white-knuckle horror and black humor the surreal reality of contemporary Iraq.

Praise For Frankenstein in Baghdad: A Novel Winner of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction Winner of France’s Grand Prize for FantasyMissing: Baghdad Blues.As Seen on Masterpiece&#; on PBS®: Book 1 of the beloved Poldark seriesIn the first novel in Winston Graham's hit series, a weary Ross Poldark returns to England from war, looking forward to a joyful homecoming with his beloved Elizabeth.

But instead he discovers his father has.