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عربي

Samih Al-Qasim

Samih Al-Qasim

(May 1939 - August 2014)

🇵🇸 Palestine

Samīħ al-Qāsim al Kaissy (Arabic: سميح القاسم; Hebrew: סמיח אל קאסם; 1939 – August 19, 2014) was a Palestinian poet with Israeli citizenship whose work is well known throughout the Arab world. He was born in Transjordan and later lived in Mandatory Palestine and Israel. Before the Six-Day War in 1967 he was mainly influenced by Arab nationalism; after the war he joined the Israeli Communist Party. Early life Al-Qasim was born in 1939 to a Druze family in the Emirate of Transjordan (now Jordan...

Biography was retrieved from Wikipedia and was last updated on February 2024.

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