The Arcade Memoirs: Selected Poems 1970-1980

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The Arcade Memoirs: Selected Poems 1970-1980

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Description

The Arcade Memoirs: Selected Poems 1970-1980 was the first collection of poems written by Antoine F. Khater. Published in Brazil, the poems center on Khater's experience of the Lebanese Civil War and his eventual immigration to Brazil.

The poems describe time spent in Essex, London, Beirut, Paris, and various Brazilian cities including Rio de Janeiro and Niteroi. Subjects of the poems include interpersonal relations and the complex emotions experienced by the poet upon leaving Lebanon.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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The donor retains full ownership of any copyright and rights currently controlled. Nonexclusive right to authorize uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. Usage of the materials for these purposes must be fully credited with the source. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials.

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Text/pdf

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Text

Identifier

khater_thearcadememoirs_1981

Files

Antoine Khater _  poems Binder_wm.pdf

Citation

Antoine F. Khater, “The Arcade Memoirs: Selected Poems 1970-1980,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed June 21, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/11434.