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I am currently finalizing my new piece which I will perform on Thursday night (tomorrow) during the Talking Doorsteps Lebanon!
The piece is on “Home” and it starts like this:

بيتك الشوارع بمدينة من شوك وغضب

بيتك بالقصيدة مدينة بوطن رحب

Okay that’s all I can share so far haha, catch me tomorrow night along with the beautiful Lebanese & British poets & spoken word artists from el Yafta, Haven for Artists, & Roundhouse UK collective in Pastuer Gemayze @ 8 pm!

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New Song: Bouyout Mouhaddama by Edd Abbas (ft. Walad)

Song by Edd Abbas of Fareeq el Atrash featuring Walad, produced by Edd Abbas (LB), Lipos, & JnoodBeirut

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Talking Doorsteps event coming up!

Catch my performance along with amazing Lebanese & British poets and spoken word artists from el Yafta, Haven for Artists, and Roundhouse UK in Pastuer, Gemayze on Thursday the 24th of April, 2014

Check the Facebook Event: Talking Doorsteps Beirut

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Talking Doorsteps is a project by the Roundhouse UK, that seeks to create a global network of young spoken word artists to share and perform work. Throughout the fourth week of April, Talking Doorsteps will be collaborating with local art collectives in Beirut, namely Haven for Artists and el Yafta, to bring together young poets in a workshop, performance night, and panel discussion. Around 15 young writers (aged 16 – 25) will be participating in the week-long workshop. Their work, along with that of the workshop leaders, will be performed at a poetry night on Thursday, April, 24th. April 24- Talking Doorsteps, when images fail (Poetry/spoken word performance) Venue: Pasteur, Gemayze Time: 8pms

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Order Book Online – إطلب “الشوارع” عبر الإنترنت

Order the book online, through filling the following form, and have it delivered straight to your doorstep within 24 hours. Please bear in mind that delivery is limited to Lebanese territory.

Payment upon Delivery: 15,000LL

إطلبوا “الشوارع” الآن عبر تعبة الطلب (في الأسفل) كي يصلكم في غضون 24 ساعة إلى كافة أنحاء لبنان (من الإثنين إلى الجمعة). كلفة الكتاب مع التوصيل 15،000 ليرة لبنانية تدفع عند التسليم.

el Walad’s first book entitled “The Streets”. Away from the classical forms of Arabic literature, the book is a literary experiment; slang poetry and free-verse written Lebanese slang

el Walad’s first book entitled “The Streets”.
Away from the classical forms of Arabic literature, the book is a literary experiment; slang poetry and free-verse written Lebanese slang

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