By Muhsin J. al-Musawi
Since the overdue Nineteen Forties, Arabic poetry has spoken for an Arab sense of right and wrong, up to it has debated positions and ideologies, nationally and around the globe. This e-book tackles problems with modernity and culture in Arabic poetry as manifested in poetic texts and feedback by way of poets as members in transformation and alter. It reports the poetic in its complexity, relating to problems with selfhood, individuality, neighborhood, faith, ideology, kingdom, category and gender.
Al-Musawi also explores in context matters which have been cursorily spotted or missed, like Shi’i poetics, Sufism, women’s poetry, and expressions of exilic cognizance.
Arabic Poetry employs present literary concept and gives complete assurance of recent and post-modern poetry from the Fifties onwards, making it crucial interpreting for people with pursuits in Arabic tradition and literature and center East studies.
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Arabic Poetry: Trajectories of Modernity and Tradition (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures) by Muhsin J. al-Musawi