“I Don’t Want to Think about the Limits”: On Andrea Abi-Karam’s “Villainy”
Hazem Fahmy considers “Villainy” by Andrea Abi-Karam....
Hazem Fahmy is a writer and critic from Cairo. He runs the media criticism newsletter Zam Zoum, on Letterdrop. His debut chapbook, Red//Jild//Prayer won the 2017 Diode Editions Contest. A Kundiman and Watering Hole Fellow, his poetry has appeared, or is forthcoming, in The Best American Poetry 2020, AAWW, Boston Review, and Prairie Schooner. His criticism has appeared, or is forthcoming, in Mubi Notebook, Reverse Shot, and Mizna. His performances have been featured on Button Poetry and Write About Now.