NYC's Best Poetry Open Mic. This week's feature is Osama Alomar, with your host Nikhil Melnechuk
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OSAMA ALOMAR, a writer of short stories, poetry, and essays in Arabic. Alomar published FULLBLOOD ARABIAN ( new directions, 2014), his first volume in english translation. A norwegian edition of FULLBLOOD ARABIAN was published this year. His writing has been published in ( coffin factory ) ( the literary review ) ( Gigantic ) ( Dissent ) ( Tri quarterly) and on the New Yorker website. He lives in Chicago.
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