The Intellectual Diversity Podcast
Episode 16

Yahia Lababidi on wisdom and poetry in the era of twitter

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Yahia Lababidi is an Egyptian-American poet and essayist who has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and has recently published his second book of aphorisms, Where Epics Fail. We discuss his journey from Egypt to America, the life of a poet in a time that doesn't value poetry, and the nature of evil, among other topics. You can find his books here:

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