He writes in both Arabic and Hebrew and publishes translations into both languages. He has published seven volumes of poetry; his articles, columns, poems and translations have appeared in newspapers, journals and anthologies in both Arabic and Hebrew as well as in various other languages. Some of his Arabic and Hebrew poems have been performed to music and recorded by leading Israeli and Palestinian musicians. For his book Ehad Mikan (In Place), he was awarded the President’s Prize for Hebrew Poetry.
-from Vivian Eden’s introduction in MPT Series 3/14 Polyphony