Shortlist year: 
2020
Shortlist category: 
Poetry
Published by: 
University of Queensland Press

About the book

'The Lost Arabs' by Omar Sakr

Visceral and energetic, Omar Sakr's poetry confronts notions of identity and belonging head-on. Braiding together sexuality and divinity, conflict and redemption, 'The Lost Arabs' is a seething, urgent collection from a distinct new voice.