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{{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} {{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} {{#invoke:Side box|main}} Ali Ahmad Said Esber (Arabic: علي أحمد سعيد إسبر‎{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, romanised: ʿAlī Aḥmad Saʿīd Aṣbar, born 1 January 1930), also known by the pen name Adonis or Adunis (Arabic: أدونيس, Adūnīs), is a Syrian poet, essayist and translator considered one of the most influential and dominant Arab poets of the modern era,<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> He led a modernist revolution in the second half of the 20th century, exerting a seismic influence on Arabic poetry comparable to T. S. Eliot's in the anglophone world.<ref name=jaggi>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref>

Adonis’s publications include twenty volumes of poetry and thirteen of criticism. His dozen books of translation to Arabic include the poetry of Saint-John Perse and Yves Bonnefoy, and the first complete Arabic translation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses (2002). His multi-volume anthology of Arabic poetry (Dīwān ash-shi‘r al-‘arabī), covering almost two millennia of verse, has been in print since its publication in 1964. He has edited several volumes of the works of the most influential writers of Arab modernity, Adonis is a perennial contender for the Nobel Prize in Literature,<ref name="McGrath">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> he has been regularly nominated for the award since 1988<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> and has been described as the greatest living poet of the Arab world.<ref name=jaggi>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref>


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Intro  Biography  Majallat Shi\u2018r \u2013 Poetry Magazine  Poetry  Literary Criticism and Modernism Movement  Artwork  Controversy  Nobel prize nomination  Legacy and Influence  Awards and honours  Bibliography : List of works  Studies and essays about Adonis (including as a topic)  References  External links  

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{{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} {{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} {{#invoke:Side box|main}} Ali Ahmad Said Esber (Arabic: علي أحمد سعيد إسبر‎{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, romanised: ʿAlī Aḥmad Saʿīd Aṣbar, born 1 January 1930), also known by the pen name Adonis or Adunis (Arabic: أدونيس, Adūnīs), is a Syrian poet, essayist and translator considered one of the most influential and dominant Arab poets of the modern era,<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> He led a modernist revolution in the second half of the 20th century, exerting a seismic influence on Arabic poetry comparable to T. S. Eliot's in the anglophone world.<ref name=jaggi>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref>

Adonis’s publications include twenty volumes of poetry and thirteen of criticism. His dozen books of translation to Arabic include the poetry of Saint-John Perse and Yves Bonnefoy, and the first complete Arabic translation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses (2002). His multi-volume anthology of Arabic poetry (Dīwān ash-shi‘r al-‘arabī), covering almost two millennia of verse, has been in print since its publication in 1964. He has edited several volumes of the works of the most influential writers of Arab modernity, Adonis is a perennial contender for the Nobel Prize in Literature,<ref name="McGrath">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> he has been regularly nominated for the award since 1988<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> and has been described as the greatest living poet of the Arab world.<ref name=jaggi>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref>


Adunis sections
Intro  Biography  Majallat Shi\u2018r \u2013 Poetry Magazine  Poetry  Literary Criticism and Modernism Movement  Artwork  Controversy  Nobel prize nomination  Legacy and Influence  Awards and honours  Bibliography : List of works  Studies and essays about Adonis (including as a topic)  References  External links  

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