Tag: Nazik Al-Malaika

From Tradition to Modernity: How Nazik Al-Malaika Transformed Arabic Poetry

Nazik Al-Malaika, an iconic Arabic poet, has played an instrumental role in transforming Arabic poetry from tradition to modernity. Born on this day August 23, 1923 in Iraq, Al-Malaika is most renowned for introducing free verse into Arabic poetry, a feat that had a profound and lasting impact on the form and style of Arabic …

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