Inner Child Press International

Nizar Sartawi

Director of International Relations
Nizar Sartawi's Mission Statement

Our mission here at Inner Child Press International is a simple one . . .  “building bridges of cultural understanding”. With all that is challenging our humanity from many perspectives, we have found that the arts, literature and especially poetry lends its self to a definitive connectivity between us on a world-wide basis.

Consider Inner Child Press, should you wish to enjoy some very insightful reading perspectives on our global cultural diversity. Also if you wish to be published, we have a myriad of resources that will be at your disposal to include, editing, translations, education institutions, library affiliations and all other aspects of the publishing business to help you share your words beyond borders.

Nizar Sartawi is a poet, translator and educator. He was born in Sarta, Palestine, in 1951. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Jordan, Amman, and a Master’s degree in Human Resources Development from the University of Minnesota, the U.S. Sartawi is a member of the Jordanian Writers Association, General Union of Arab Writers, and Asian-African Writers Union. He has participated in poetry readings and international forums and festivals in Jordan, Lebanon, Kosovo, and Palestine, India, Morocco and in many other venues. 

Sartawi’s first poetry collection, Between Two Eras, was published in Beirut, Lebanon in 2011. His poetry translations into Arabic include: The Prayers of the Nightingale (2013), poems by Indian poet Sarojini Naidu; Fragments of the Moon (2013), poems by Italian poet Mario Rigli; The Souls Dances in its Cradle (2015), poems by Danish poet Niels Hav; Searching for Bridges (2013), poems by American poet Margaret Saine (2016) The Talhamiya (2016), poems by Palestinian poet Nathalie Handal.  His Arabic poetry translations into English include Contemporary Jordanian Poets, Volume I (2013); The Eyes of the Wind (2014), poems by Tunisian poet Fadhila Masaai; The Birth of a Poet (2015, 2016), poems by Lebanese poet Mohammad Ikbal Harb; Haifa and other Poems (2016), poems by Palestinian poet Samih Masaud; The Pearls of a Grief (2016), poems by Lebanese poet Abdulkarim Baalbaki, The Blue Expanse by deceased Lebanese Poet Anwar Salman, and many more. He has also been working for the last four years on a translation project, Arab Contemporary Poets Series. His current project is an anthology of Palestinian Voices. The aim is to proffer a greater understanding of the circumstances, perspectives and conditions endured. Mr. Sartawi is one of the most noted translators of poetry in the Arabic world.

Sartawi’s poems and translations have been anthologized and published in books, journals, and newspapers in Arab countries, the U.S., Australia, Indonesia, Italy, the Philippines, and India. 

Fahredin B. Shehu
Director of Culture
International

Fahredin Shehu is a poet, writer, an essayist. In last twenty years he operated as Independent Scientific Researcher in the field of World Spiritual Heritage and Sacral Esthetics.

Born in 1972 in Rahovec, Southeast of Kosova, Shehu has graduated from Prishtina University in Oriental Studies. Passionate in calligraphy, he actively works on discovering new mediums and techniques for this specific form of plastic art.

Actively works on Calligraphy discovering new mediums and techniques for this specific for of plastic art. 

Mr. Shehu is a Certified Expert in Andragogy/ Capacity Building, Training delivery, Coaching and Mentoring, Facilitating etc.

The author has participated in numerous festivals and conferences, including the International Poetry Festival Voix de la Mediterranee in Lodeve, France (2011); The 50th Anniversary of Struga Poetry Events in Struga, Macedonia (2011); the Nisan Poetry Festival in Maghar, Galilee, Nazareth and Israel (2012); the PEN Macedonia 50th Anniversary and Regional Cooperation in Skopje, Macedonia (2013); Malta Literary Festival and Workshop in Valletta, Malta (2013); Maelstrom Poetry Festival in Brussels, Belgium (2016); Sapanca Literary Festival in Turkey (2016); the 10th Anniversary Ottobre in Poesia in Sardegna, Italy (2016); the 10th Anniversary Sandzaki Knjizevni Susreti in Serbia (2016), and the Vilenica- Slovenia in 2017.

 

Cultural Ambassadors

Swapna Behera
Cultural 
Ambassador
 India ~ Southeast Asia
Elizabeth Castillo
Cultural 
Ambassador
Philippines
Kimberly Burnham
Cultural 
Ambassador
Pacific Northwest ~ USA
Faleeha Hassan
Cultural 
Ambassador
Iraq ~ USA
Alicja 
Kuberska
Cultural 
Ambassador
Poland
Eastern Europe 
Tzemin Ition Tsai 
Cultural 
Ambassador
Republic of China
 Greater China
Laure Charazac
Cultural 
Ambassador
France
Western Europe
Ashok K. Bhargava
Cultural 
Ambassador
Canada
Christena
AV
Williams
Cultural 
Ambassador
Jamaica
Carribean
Kolade
Olanrewaju
Freedom
Cultural 
Ambassador
Nigeria
West Africa
Aziz
Mountassir
Cultural 
Ambassador
Morocco
Northern Africa
Antoinette
Coleman
Cultural 
Ambassador
Chicago
Midwest USA
Shareef
Abdur
Rasheed
Cultural 
Ambassador
Southeastern
USA
Alicia
Minjarez
Ramirez
Cultural 
Ambassador
Mexico
Central America
Mohammad
Ikbal
Harb
Cultural 
Ambassador
Lebanon
Middle East

Our International Authors

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Fahredin
Shehu
Kosovo
Samih
Masoud
Lebanon ~ Canada  
Jordan ~ USA
Laure
Charazac
France
Kiriti
Sengupta
India
Hrishekesh
Padhye
India
Kathleen Anne
Crump
Bermuda ~ USA
Kolade 
Olanrewaju 
Freedom
Nigeria
Mohammad
Ikbal Harb
Lebanon ~ USA
Faleeha
Hassan
Iraq ~ USA
Mario 
Rigli
Italy
Anwar
Salman
Lebanon
Anwer
Gheni
Iraq
Aziz
Mountasir
Morocco
Aysar
Al Saifi
Palestine
Chinedu
Jonathan
Nigeria
Elizabeth
Castillo
Philipines
hülya
yılmaz
Turkey ~ USA
Nizar
Sartawi
Palestine ~ Jordan
Iram
Fatima
Ashi
India ~ Saudi Aarabia
Chukwu
John David
Nigeria
Tihomir
Jancovski
Macedonia
Demetrios
Trifiatis
Greece
Sonia
Valencia
Singh
Jamaica ~ USA
Dr. John
Robert
Strum
Australia
Fatima
M.
Ayeq
Syria
Nizam
Sartawi
Palestine
Irena
Jovanivić
Serbia
Jeton
Kelmendi
Kosovo
Bibhas
Roy
Chowdhury
India
Neetu
Wali
India
Sakshi
Chanana
India
Terri
Montour
Johnson
Hoblema Canada
Dyke
Williams
Nigeria
Fatima
Ayeq
Syria
Yasmeen
Hamzeh
Jordan
Eliza 
Segiet
Poland
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Our International Publications

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