The “butterfly's burden” is an expression Darwish originally used in the title of his 1977 poem “And You'll Carry the Butterfly's Burden.” a state of siege Khilafah: Arabic for caliphate. Khosrau is the title of ancient Persian kings, ...
Author: Ma?m?d Darw?sh
Publisher: Copper Canyon Press
Newest work from Mahmoud Darwish--the most acclaimed poet in the Arab world