Samih al-Qasim facts for kids
סמיח אל קאסם
Samīħ al-Qāsim in Madrid
May 11, 1939|
|Died||August 19, 2014
|Occupation||Poet and writer|
Samīħ al-Qāsim (Arabic: سميح القاسم; Hebrew: סמיח אל קאסם; 1939 - August 19, 2014) was a Palestinian poet and writer from Israel. His poetry is influenced by two primary periods of his life: Before and after the Six-Day War. He joined the Communist Rakah party in 1967, later Hadash - the Front for Democracy and Equality. Al-Qasim has published several volumes and collections of poetry.
Al-Qasim died on August 19, 2014, after a long battle with cancer.
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