Early Arabic Poetry: Select Poems ePub download
by Alan Jones
- ISBN: 086372387X
- ISBN13: 978-0863723872
- ePub: 1939 kb | FB2: 1904 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Humanities
- Publisher: Ithaca Press; Bilingual edition (November 30, 2011)
- Pages: 580
- Rating: 4.5/5
- Votes: 127
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Early Arabic poetry is notoriously difficult for a range of reasons
Early Arabic poetry is notoriously difficult for a range of reasons. It is the work of people of a very alien milieu the great composers were camel-dependent nomads. It has an extraordinarily rich vocabulary. After an introduction covering the major background problems, this book originally published in 1992 and now reprinted analyzes fifteen poems in minute detail and provides the student with all the information needed to understand the texts and the accompanying translation, considering each poem's overall thrust and purpose. The poems are taken from two of the more vivid genres laments and.
The main body of the book is an anthology of Arabic poems in the original, from the sixth century onwards, giving examples of the work of some thirty of the greatest Arab poets. Early Arabic Poetry: Select Poems.
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Arabic poetry (Arabic: الشعر العربي ash-shi‘ru al-‘Arabīyyu) is the earliest form of Arabic literature. Present knowledge of poetry in Arabic dates from the 6th century, but oral poetry is believed to predate that. Arabic poetry is categorized into. Arabic poetry is categorized into two main types, rhymed or measured, and prose, with the former greatly preceding the latter. The rhymed poetry falls within fifteen different meters collected and explained by al-Farahidi in The Science of ‘Arud.
Alan Seeger’s promising poetic career was cut short when he died serving in the French Foreign Legion during World War . The same thought occurs in the case of Alan Seeger
Alan Seeger’s promising poetic career was cut short when he died serving in the French Foreign Legion during World War I. He is best known for his war poem, I Have a Rendezvous with Death, and has often been compared with Rupert Brooke, a contemporary English soldier-poet who also died in World War I. Seeger has been criticized for his impersonal . The same thought occurs in the case of Alan Seeger. Still, Seeger’s poetry remained popular throughout the war with soldiers in the trenches and with supporters at home.
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