Yahia Lababidi, born 1973, is an internationally published writer of Egyptian - Lebanese origin. His first book, Signposts to Elsewhere, out December 2006, has already received generous reviews from reputable US poets; for more info, please his website http://www.sun-rising-poetry.com/signposts.htm Further, Lababidi’s writings are to be featured in an Encyclopedia of the World's Aphorists, by Time (Europe) magazine editor and author James Geary, due out in November 2007.
Meantime, Yahia Lababidi’s articles, essays and poems have appeared in journals world-wide, including:
Leviathan: Melville Studies (USA), Cimarron Review (USA), Ruminate (USA), Haight Ashbury Review (USA),
Mizna: Arab American Literature (USA), The Idler (UK), Dream Catcher (UK), Arena (Australia),
Montreal Serai (Canada), Bidoun: Middle East Arts and Culture, RAWI: Radius of Arab American Writers,
as well as online literary projects such as MAG and The Other Voices International project.