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Salah Faiq

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A poet, journalist, and translator who has participated in surrealism in Damascus, Beirut, and London, Salah Faiq left Iraq in 1974 following a spell in prison as a communist involved in the Kurdish liberation struggle. After making contact...

Abdul Kader El Janabi

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Poet and organizer of surrealism in the Arab world, A.K.E.J. left Iraq in 1970. After a stay in London he settled in Paris in 1973 and founded the journal Le désir libertaire. He is the inventor of the technique of “gommage,” in which...

Sarane Alexandrian

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Sarane Alexandrian was a prolific writer, the author of some sixty books on art, poetry, and philosophy, who for a short period during 1947–8 was the right-hand man to André Breton, as the movement’s Secretary-General. He left the group...

Haifa Zangana

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Novelist, collagist and journalist, Haifa Zangana was an activist in the Iraqi Communist Party who was imprisoned and tortured by the regime. Upon her release she moved between Syria and Lebanon, where she came into contact with Arab...