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Poetry of the Taliban

Taliban Poetry About NGOs, Discontent

Posted 08.24.2012 | Books

These poems are taken from the book Poetry of the Taliban (Columbia/Hurst, $24.50). These poems come from the chapters "Before Sept 11th" and "Love". ...

Love Poems By The Taliban

Posted 08.22.2012 | Books

These poems are taken from the book Poetry of the Taliban (Columbia/Hurst, $24.50). These poems come from the chapters "Before Sept 11th" and "Love". ...

Taliban Poetry Collection Sparks Controversy

John Lundberg | Posted 07.13.2012 | Home
John Lundberg

In defending their book, the editors of Poetry of the Taliban also argue that there is a great deal of value in learning about one's supposed enemy, whether you're a military captain or a responsible civilian. Most people would agree. But is reading a book of Taliban poetry the right way to learn?