Yahia Lababidi reads at the San Francisco International Poetry Festival
on 7/28/2012 with guitar accompaniment by Stephen Gray

[Video courtesy of www.youtube.com/user/outofour

Egyptian-born, Yahia Lababidi is the author of three collections:  Signposts to Elsewhere (aphorisms), Trial by Ink: From Nietzsche to Bellydancing (essays) and Fever Dreams (poetry).

Lababidi’s work has been widely published in US and international journals as well as being translated into several languages, including: Hebrew, Slovak, Spanish, German, and Italian.

A juror for the 2012 Neustadt Prize for International Literature, his latest book project is a series of ecstatic, literary dialogues, in collaboration with Alex Stein, titled The Artist as Mystic: Conversations with Yahia Lababidi.

Find out more about the author at http://www.pw.org/content/yahia_lababidi.