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Somalia is a nation of poets. And several modern Somali authors have won numerous literary accolades. Here are some titles to consider at your next book group meeting: From a Crooked Rib – Nuruddin Farah Links – Nuruddin Farah Ignorance is the Enemy of Love – Faarax M.J. Cawl An Anthology of Somali Poetry – Bogumil W. Andrzejewski and Sheila Andrzejewski You can also listen to contemporary Somali poets at

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