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Akbar said he was inspired to tweet Monday morning whilereading the poetry of Persian poet Majid Naficy,and wondering what his life would be like without having read Naficy’s work. After Ayatollah Khomeini established theocratic rule in Iran in 1979, an experience that appears in Naficy’s poetry. His poem, “Allowance,” begins with the lines: “When creeping […]