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The Literature of Modern Arabia

by Salma Khadra Jayyusi

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Published by Kegan Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction anthologies & collections,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Middle Eastern,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Middle East,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Middle Eastern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages519
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7780491M
    ISBN 100710302630
    ISBN 109780710302632

    Rent or buy The Literature of Modern Arabia - Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases. This indispensable guide to modern Arabic literature in English translation features not only a comprehensive bibliography but also chapters on fiction, drama, poetry and autobiography. Altoma assesses the progress made towards a wider reception of Arabic writing throughout the Anglophone world, with particular emphasis on Naguib Mahfouz, one of Arabic literature’s luminaries, and on poetry.

    The great body of Arabic literature includes works by Arabic speaking Turks, Persians, Syrians, Egyptians, Indians, Jews, and other Africans and Asians, as well as the Arabs themselves. The first significant Arabic literature was produced during the medieval .   The genesis of Arabic narrative discourse: a study in the sociology of modern Arabic literature. London: Saqi Books, The quest for identities: the development of the modern Arabic short story. London ; San Francisco: Saqi, Hallaq, Author: Sean Swanick.

      This book provides a succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Designed primarily as an introductory textbook for English-speaking undergraduates, it will also be of interest to a more general readership interested in the contemporary Middle East or in comparative and modern literature/5(9). She is the editor of Modern Arabic Poetry, The Literature of Modern Arabia, Anthology of Modern Palestinian Literature, and The Legacy of Muslim Spain. Roger Allen is Professor of Arabic at the University of Pennsylvania. His books include The Arabic Novel: An Historical and Critical Introduction and Modern Arabic Literature.


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Inshe published her first poetry collection, Return from the Dreamy Fountain. Inshe received her PhD on Arabic literature fro Salma Khadra Jayyusi (born or ) is a Jordanian-Palestinian poet, writer, translator and anthologist/5.

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The Literature of modern Arabia: an anthology. [Salma Khadra Jayyusi;] -- This volume offers selections of ninety-four leading poets, dramatists, and short story writers, with selections from Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, the UAE, and Kuwait. The Library of Arabic Literature makes available Arabic editions and English translations of significant works of Arabic literature, with an emphasis on the seventh to nineteenth centuries.

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