Hmedan al-Shwe'ir

Hmedan al-Shweʿir was an early 18th-century poet from the region of Najd in the Arabian Peninsula, in what is now Saudi Arabia.


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  1. Arabian Satire
    This lively volume collects poems by Hmedan al-Shwe'ir, who lived in Najd in the Arabian Peninsula shortly before the hegemony of the Wahhabi movement in the early 18th century.A master of satire known for his ribald humor, self-deprecation,... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2017
    Hardback | £28.99
    EPUB | £32.00