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Monday, August 3, 2009
Khalil Mutran salutes Shaykh Salama Higazi
Click on photo to enlarge and read poem. From Volume I of Khalil Mutran's diwan (4 vols, 1949), first published 1908. See last two stanzas for Mutran's admiration of Higazi's dramatic art... and desire to transcend it.