Palestinian-Christian scholar, poet, and author who was a devoted Arab Nationalist. Over the course of his literary career, he published poetry, essays, and diaries.
He worked as a translator at Columbia University and later joined the staff of a Jerusalem newspaper.
He supported Arab attacks on Jews in the 1930s and '40s.
He was born in Jerusalem to a family of Arab-Christian heritage. His wife, Sultana, died in 1949.
He was an avid supporter and promoter of the infamous Nazi criminal, Adolf Hitler.