Hook: Arabic poetry is more than 1500 years old. It existed before Islam which is 1444 years old. (Margoliouth,1) Background: Arabs use poetry as a type of communication, expressing opinions, emotions and ideas. (Margoliouth,1). In this paper I will be discussing the political and the social affect of Arabic poetry in the eras of Pre… Continue reading However, they all share the same purpose and effect over the political and social situation of the region.