Meet the Self-styled Kendrick Lamar of Israeli Poetry: A Romanian Royal With Dark Family Secrets

Amir Sommer, who has Jewish, Arab, Tigrinyan and blue blood in his veins, writes poems about God and tries to evade a family curse

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Israeli poet Amir Sommer.
Israeli poet Amir Sommer.Credit: Tommer Appelbaum
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Ex-King Carol II of Romania and his wife, Elena Lupescu, are pictured outside Claridges Hotel in London, Dec.6, 1951 They arrived at Tilbury yesterday on a surprise visit to England.Credit: Laurence Harris / AP Photo
Amir Sommer.Credit: Tomer Appelbaum
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Ex-King Carol II of Romania and Elena Lupescu.Credit: Wikimedia Commons

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