Arthur Burgif

  • Arthur Burgif was born in 1961 and is Australian from an Iraqi background. 

    He came to Australia in 1994 after four years in captivity in a Saudi Arabian prisoner of war camp. Prior to that, he served as an Iraqi communication soldier on the front lines between 1981-1990 (Iran war and the invasion of Kuwait), 

    Arthur has a diploma in IT, System Admin from Miller TAFE. Currently, he is the administrator of a literary website ( The idea of the website idea was his friend's, Ibro Suhopoljac, an Australian-Bosnian poet, radio DJ and journalist.

    Arthur likes to write poetry, political observations and short stories in Arabic and English.

Articles written by Arthur Burgif (1)