Poetry

Who will believe you, Muslim man?
Jyotirmoy Talukdar speaks to five prominent young poets from Assam about how they see the COVID-19 crisis and the ensuing lockdown.
Where are those good old days? / Will they ever be here, anymore?
Verses on war and what follows.
The war made him leave his home behind, suddenly and begrudgingly. | Amir Darwish

Syria

A kingdom of broken dreams, buried inside the eyes of their corpses | Faris Fakhreldin
"just another morning in Kabul" | Jhilmil Breckenridge
"From the womb of the Mediterranean I come" | Amir Darwish