And I’m super excited about it!  Here’s a clip from the Sally El Hosaini film Henna Night (2009, Yalla Film Company Ltd.) featuring Yahia Lababidi‘s poem “I Saw My Face,” from Fever Dreams:

Fever Dreams by 
Yahia Lababidi is Crisis Chronicles Press’ tenth poetry publication and our largest yet. It features over 70 pages of the poet’s best and most popular works. Perfect bound and brilliantly illustrated by John Tillson, Fever Dreams is available in a 6″ x 9″ paperback for a limited time at the discounted price of $9.74.  It’s also available as a file download for $5.00.

If you prefer to order using cash, personal check or money order, Fever Dreams by Yahia Lababidi is available by mail for $12 US (includes shipping and handling) from Crisis Chronicles Press; 420 Cleveland Street; Elyria, Ohio 44035.

Poet’s biography:

Yahia Lababidi is a Pushcart-nominated poet, aphorist and essayist with work appearing in such publications as AGNI, Harper’s, Rain Taxi, New Internationalist and Philosophy Now. His work has also appeared in several anthologies, such as Geary’s Guide to the World’s Great Aphorists, where he is the only contemporary Arab poet featured, and the best-selling US college textbook, Literature: An Introduction to Reading and Writing. To date, Lababidi’s writing has been translated into Arabic, Slovak, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, and Turkish.  He was recently chosen as a juror for the 2012 Neustadt International Prize for Literature.

Lababidi’s first book Signposts to Elsewhere (Jane Street Press) was selected as a 2008 Book of the Year by The Independent, UK.  His latest book is a critically-acclaimed collection of twenty-one literary and cultural essays, Trial by Ink: From Nietzsche to Belly-dancing (Common Ground Publishing).

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