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University of Babylon Host International Poetry Festival Activities

Published Date : 08/01/2019
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 University of Babylon has hosted the activity of the International Poetry Festival (Peace be upon You Iraq) ‘Salam ya Iraq’ set up by the Knights of Poetry Cultural Foundation, coinciding with the triumphs of our country. The festival, attended by the chancellor of the University, Prof. Dr. Adil al-Baghdadi, and a number of officials and academic personalities, witnessed reading poems by Iraqi and Arabic poets who sang about the love of the country and its fateful and humane issues.

The Knights of Poetry Cultural Foundation, headed by Mr. Abbas Shuaher, has set up several literary events in Iraqi forums and universities, in order to revive the role of Arabic as a culture and dialogue language and to revitalize the unity of language among Arabic countries and peoples.