Category: poetry

If You Know by Wissam Charafeddine in Dearborn Open Mic

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qK_Bv6nvDzs

Syrian Poet, Ibaa Ismael, Recites in Dearborn Open Mic the Pains of Syria

Ibaa Ismail is an Arab American poet and translator, member of The Arab Writers’ Union. She graduated from Tishreen University in Syria in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, and then completed Master in English and American Literature from Eastern Michigan University in 1995. She is a general moderator of Numerical Aroud ...

Ali Elsendy Presents Two New Poems in Dearborn Open Mic

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVPBTPZSyok   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGbAQZlA1Ow

Yasmine Badaoui: Notorious RBG at Dearborn Open Mic

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjPGkaQt-h8

Dr. Ali Ajami Recites “Adhin Bilal” Poem in Dearborn Open Mic

السفير الدكتور علي عجمي يلقي قصيدة "أذّن بلال" في المنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ch-sx9f9OCU  

GenEd: The Roads Not Taken

Doctor. Lawyer. Pharmacist. Engineer. If all else fails, be a teacher. "It is concerning—if not blatantly outrageous—that an entire community’s sense of accomplishment boils down to these narrow, shallow, and utterly invalid standards of success."

Inside by Wissam Charafeddine in Dearborn Open Mic

We would like to remind you of Dearborn Open Mic taking place tomorrow Wednesday 10/4/2017 at 7PM to 9PM in the Arab American Museum (first Wednesday of each month). One of the contribution in the last Dearborn Open Mic was a poem by Wissam Charafeddine about meditation, happiness, and peace titled "Inside": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qL1CxnRnYA  

Pink Floyd presents “Wait for Her” by Mahmoud Darwish

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSl1kmQMG2E Lyrics With a glass inlaid with gemstones On a pool around the evening Among the perfumed roses Wait for her With the patience of a packhorse Loaded for the mountains Like a stoic, noble prince Wait for her With seven pillows laid out on the stair The scent of womens' incense fills the air ...