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Establishment of a Future Modern Nation 1880-1920
With the Al-Nahda well underway, the next generation of thinkers, intellectuals, poets, lawyers, patrons, architects, and engineers began to concretize their perceptions of a new nation. Gibran Khalil Gibran (1883-1931) was a prominent figure in this movement in his capacity as a writer, poet, philosopher and artist.