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Untamed Nostalgia -
Wild Poems (2004)
by Wafaa' Al-Natheema

This is Wafaa' Al-Natheema's first published poetry book. Wafaa' has been writing poetry and prose since the age of nine. "Untamed Nostalgia -- Wild Poems" is a reflection of the poet's feelings since a few hours after the onset of an illness in April 2002 and the aftermath of the "War on Terrorism". A majority of the poems are free verse with subjects varying from the deadly serious, pensive and philosophical, to true stories and whimsical or provocative themes.

$15.00 including S/H in the USA
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Compact Disks (Audio CDs)

Songs and Poems (CD)

by Wafaa' Al-Natheema

Halamanteeshi is Wafaa's first produced CD of poems and songs. She recites poems (in English) from her book, "Untamed Nostalgia -- Wild Poems" accompanied by violin, saxophone and piano. The CD also features, one song in English, Iraqi children songs, lullabies and folkloric songs. Nine of the 12 songs are composed and vocally interpreted by Wafaa'.

Cost: $15.00 including S/H in the USA

Farida and The Iraqi Maqaam Ensemble (CD)

This CD includes a wonderful collection of Iraqi folkloric songs unavailable in stores in the USA and Canada.

Cost: $15.00 including S/H in the USA


Baghdad in Four Days (2003)
A report back from Baghdad filmed by Wafaa' Al-Natheema in November 2003, narrated and produced by Wafaa' Al Natheema in January 2004. It is a brief report about her trip to Baghdad taking donations to the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra (INSO) and the Music & Ballet School of Baghdad and conducting interviews with three prominent musicians.
Playing time: 20 minutes.
watch the trailer

Cost: $15.00 including S/H in the USA

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