Nurenberg, Germany Author Publishes Book of Poetry
August 03, 2017 (PRLEAP.COM) Entertainment NewsAugust 3, 2017 - Our Village, a new book by Mojib Rahman Atal, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.
Our Village is a window to see Afghanistan through the eyes of its poets and photographers. This is not only a book, but a catalog of photos exposing the beauty of rural Afghanistan.
It is an anthology in which each poem reveals inequalities, imbroglios, pride, sympathy, nostalgia, and missing peace and stability in war-torn Afghanistan.
Already vastly popular in Afghanistan and surrounding areas, copies of Our Village have been requested to be mass produced.
About the Author:
Mojib Rahman Atal is an Afghan poet and writer, born in 1981 in Northern Kunduz province. He is writing for the Afghan publication in Dari and Pashto, the two official languages of Afghanistan. He is also a scriptwriter and director. He has directed and produced a documentary film about Croatia (Croatia Today, Engagement and Contribution in Afghanistan). He has studied political science and worked previously as political advisor with the German Consulate General in Mazar-e Sharif and moved to Germany as an emigrant after Taliban captured Kunduz city in late 2015.
Our Village is Atal's second book after Heela (a collection of Pashto poems published in 2012), as an anthology of Modern Afghan Poetry in English.
Our Village is a 80-page paperback with a retail price of $22.00. The ISBN is 978-1-4809-3212-8. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at www.dorrancepressroom.com or our online bookstore at www.dorrancebookstore.com.