Walid Bitar

Walid Bitar was born in Beirut in 1961. He immigrated to Canada in 1969. His previous poetry collections are "Maps with Moving Parts" (Brick, 1988), "2 Guys on Holy Land" (Wesleyan University Press, 1993), "Bastardi Puri" (The Porcupine's Quill, 2005) and "The Empire's Missing Links" (Signal Editions/Vehicule, 2008). He was born in Beirut, Lebanon, and lives in Toronto.