Zeina Hashem Beck


Zeina Hashem Beck is a Lebanese poet. Her books include Louder than Hearts, winner of the 2016 May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize, and There Was and How Much There Was, a 2016 Laureate’s Choice, selected by Carol Ann Duffy. Her work has appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, Academy of American Poets, The New York Times, The Adroit Journal, World Literature Today, and elsewhere. Zeina created The Duet, a bilingual poetic form where English and Arabic exist separately and in relationship to each other. She currently lives in Dubai. www.zeinahashembeck.com