Between Two Worlds: Poetry & Translation

Esmail Khoi reading

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    Esmail Khoi’s home in Middlesex

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    Khoi, Esmail, 1938- (male)

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    Esmail Khoi reads a selection of his poems in English translation and in Persian language. The final four poems are read in the original Persian. Letter to Salman Rushdie.- The refugee speaking.- To think of home.- Hospital sketches on old age (from North Middlesex Hospital, London).- A new year's gift .- The imam of death .- Return to .- A new sonnet.

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