We stand in solidarity with the uprising unfolding across the country following the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Jamel Floyd, and those affected by generations of structural violence against Black communities.

We're putting together a list of resources for self-education, mutual aid, and ongoing action in the struggle for racial justice.

Search View Archive

Salwa Al Neimi

Born in Syria, SALWA AL NEIMI now lives in Paris. She is the author of five volumes of poetry and a collection of short stories. The Proof of the Honey has been banned in many Arab countries. It will be published in the U.S. in April by Europa Editions.

The Proof of the Honey

Some people conjure spirits. I conjure bodies. I have no knowledge of my soul or of the souls of others. I know only my body and theirs.

ADVERTISEMENTS
close

The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

All Issues