Submission Title

Blood Merchants


Farouk Goweda is an Egyptian writer who has been widely influential in the Arab world. He has published 43 published books, including 18 collections of poetry and 3 plays, his work has been translated into several languages, and he has been awarded several national and international prizes.

Walid Abdallah is an Egyptian writer, and a lecturer in English language and literature. His books include Male Domination and Female Emancipation and Escape to the Realm of Imagination, and a collection of short poems called I Will Always Be There for You.

Andy Fogle's sixth chapbook of poetry is Elegies & Theories. Other poems, memoir, interviews, criticism, and educational research have appeared in Best New Poets 2018, English Journal, Gargoyle, Mid-American Review, Popmatters, The Writer's Chronicle, and elsewhere.

Abdallah and Fogle's co-translations of Goweda's poetry have previously appeared in ANMLY, Image, Los Angeles Review, Reunion: The Dallas Review, and there at RHINO.

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