Abdulaziz Al-Maqaleh

Abdul Aziz Al-Maqaleh (Arabic:عبد العزيز المقالح) (born 1937)[1] is a Yemeni poet and writer. He follows the school of free poetry and he is the Yemen's first poet to win the Al-Owais cultural Award.[2]


Al-Maqaleh was born in 1937 in the village of Maqaleh in the governorate of Ibb[3][4] and studied and finished his BA in 1970. In 1977, he received his master's degree and PhD in 1977 from Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt.[5][6]

During 1982 - 2001, Al-Maqaleh worked as the President of Sana'a University, and then as the Head of the Center for Studies and Research Yemen, Sanaa.


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  1. ^ Writer's website, CV. Archived December 31, 2010, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Abdul Aziz Al- Makaleh wins Al-Oais Foundation Award Archived July 18, 2011, at the Wayback Machine - Yemen Times, Published:07-01-2010.
  3. ^ "Abdulaziz al-Maqaleh: The most dangerous thing we face is the invasion from within" (interview with Ibrahim al-Jaradi 29 December 2015) (in Arabic) alaraby.co.uk
  4. ^ Abdulaziz Maqaleh (in Arabic) alyamanalaraby.com
  5. ^ Dr Abdullaziz AlMaqaleh Archived July 21, 2011, at the Wayback Machine - Sultan Bin Ali Al Owais Cultural Foundation.
  6. ^ Abdul-Aziz Al-Maqaleh, one of Yemen's greatest poets Yemen Observer
  7. ^ a b c d e f "DR ABDULLAZIZ ALMAQALEH". مؤسسة سلطان بن علي العويس الثقافية. Retrieved 2019-12-30.