Mahmoud Darwish
Born in

Elgalil, Palestinian Territory, Occupied

March 13, 1941

Died

August 9, 2008

Gender

male

Books

About Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish (13 March 1941 – 9 August 2008) was a respected Palestinian poet and author who won numerous awards for his literary output and was regarded as the Palestinian national poet. In his work, Palestine became a metaphor for the loss of Eden, birth and resurrection, and the anguish of dispossession and exile.

Quotes by Mahmoud Darwish