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Document Type:Book
Title:Tradition and modernity in Arabic literature / edited by Issa J. Boullata and Terri DeYoung.
Added Author: Boullata, Issa J., (edt)DeYoung, Terri
Publisher: Fayetteville : The University of Arkansas Press, 1997
Pages:xvii, 285 p. : ill.
Language:English
ISBN:1577284474
Notes:Includes index.c1997 by Issa J. Boullata and Terri DeYoungIncludes a bibliography of publications by Mounah A. Khouri
Contents:Introduction : Mounah A. Khouri / Issa J. Boullata -- My demon and I (a poem) / Jabra Ibrahim Jabra -- Gibran's concept of modernity -- Antoine G. Karam -- The Greek cultural heritage and the odyssey of modern Arab poets / As'ad E. Khairallah -- Nasser and the death of elegy in modern Arabic poetry / Terri DeYoung -- Ibrahim Tuqan's poem "Red Tuesday" / Issa J. Boullata -- Conflicts, oppositions, negations : modern Arabic poetry and the framentation of self/text / Kamal Abu-Deeb -- Contesting languages : Tawfiq Yusuf 'Awwad's Tawahin Bayrut / Sabah Ghandour -- A different voice : the novels of Ibrahim al-Kawni / Roger Allen -- Instead of the song of the nightingale / Cornelis Nijland -- Modern Arab theater : the journey back / Joseph Zeidan -- Film and Pharaonism : Shadi 'Abd al-Salam's Eloquent peasant / Allen Douglas and Fedwa Malti-Douglas -- The last days of Imru' al-Qays : Anatolia / Irfan Shahid -- Imru'al-Qays praises the Prophet / Julie Scott Meisami -- Allegory of the soul : a reading of Rumi's Arabic poetry / Omaima Abou-Bakr.
Author as Subject: Tuqan, Ibrahim, 1905-1941
Descriptors: Modern poetry Elegy Novel Drama, Modern
Location: Bodleian Library, OxfordBOD Arab d. 11946
 

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