|Biographical detail : ||A Lebanese poet.
Abu Madi migrated, in 1913, to America and from New York he edited Mirat Al Gharb, (The mirror of the West).
Al Jadawil and Al Khamail both of Abu Madiís collection of poems were published in 1927. He started his own magazine Al Samir in 1929, and turned it into a daily paper in 1936.
Abu Madi Iliya only once visited his native land in 1948.