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The Resource The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah, by Hussein N. Kadhim

The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah, by Hussein N. Kadhim

Label
The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah
Title
The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah
Statement of responsibility
by Hussein N. Kadhim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
"This book represents the most sustained investigation of the aesthetics of Anti-Colonialism in modern Arabic poetry. Through painstaking analyses of a selection of odes by four leading twentieth-century poets, Ahmad Shawqi, Ma'ruf al-Rusafi, Badr Shakir al-Sayyab and 'Abd al-Wahhab al-Bayati, the book chronicles the evolution of a distinct poetics that sought to maintain the integrity of the qasidah without circumventing its historical moment." "It will be of particular interest to scholars and students of Arabic literature, Islamic and Middle Eastern studies, Postcolonial studies, Comparative literature, and Cultural studies."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadhim, Hussein N
Dewey number
892.7/109
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PJ7561
LC item number
.K29 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures,
Series volume
v. 29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabic poetry
  • Anti-imperialist movements
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Anti-imperialist movements
  • Arabic poetry
  • Kasida
  • Anti-imperialisme
  • Kasside
  • Antikolonialismus
  • Arabisch
Label
The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah, by Hussein N. Kadhim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Chapter 1 The Lord and the Bard: Colonial Discourse and Counter-discourse -- Chapter 2 Empire as Occasion: Ahmad Shawqī's Elegy for Damascus -- Chapter 3 Ma'rūf al-Rusāfī and the Poetics of Anti-Colonialism -- Chapter 4 Rewriting the Metropolitan Text: Badr Shākir al-Sayyāb on "Arab Decline" -- Chapter 5 Palestine: The Central Cause: 'Abd al-Wahhāb al-Bayātī's "Odes to Jaffa" -- Chapter 6 The Elusive Dream: 'Abd al-Wahhāb al-Bayātī's Odes to His Son 'Alī -- Epilogue -- Appendices -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I
  • J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
191940622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004130302
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191940622
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The poetics of anti-colonialism in the Arabic qaṣīdah, by Hussein N. Kadhim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Chapter 1 The Lord and the Bard: Colonial Discourse and Counter-discourse -- Chapter 2 Empire as Occasion: Ahmad Shawqī's Elegy for Damascus -- Chapter 3 Ma'rūf al-Rusāfī and the Poetics of Anti-Colonialism -- Chapter 4 Rewriting the Metropolitan Text: Badr Shākir al-Sayyāb on "Arab Decline" -- Chapter 5 Palestine: The Central Cause: 'Abd al-Wahhāb al-Bayātī's "Odes to Jaffa" -- Chapter 6 The Elusive Dream: 'Abd al-Wahhāb al-Bayātī's Odes to His Son 'Alī -- Epilogue -- Appendices -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I
  • J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
Control code
191940622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004130302
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191940622
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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