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ERIC Number: ED014080
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
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CONTEMPORARY ARABIC READERS--V. MODERN ARABIC POETRY, PART 1. TEXTS.
MCCARUS, ERNEST N.; AND OTHERS
THIS TWO-PART VOLUME IS THE FINAL IN A SERIES OF INTERMEDIATE-LEVEL READERS--"VOLUME I-NEWSPAPER ARABIC,""VOLUME II-ARABIC ESSAYS,""VOLUME III-FORMAL ARABIC," AND "VOLUME IV-SHORT STORIES"--DESIGNED FOR USE AS A SERIES OR INDEPENDENTLY OF EACH OTHER. THE INTRODUCTION TO THIS BOOK ("POETRY, PART 1") OUTLINES TRENDS IN ARABIC POETRY, INCLUDING THE NEO-CLASSICAL REVIVAL (1800-1900), ROMANTICISM (1900-1945), AND THE MODERN PERIOD (1945 TO DATE). ALSO INCLUDED IN THE INTRODUCTION ARE A BRIEF EXPLANATION OF THE FORMS OF MODERN ARABIC POETRY AND A SHORT REFERENCE LIST FOR STUDENTS. THE SELECTIONS REPRESENT THE WORK OF THIRTY-ONE POETS FROM VARIOUS PARTS OF THE ARAB WORLD, FROM SHAWQI TO ESTABLISHED YOUNG POETS OF TODAY. THE COMPANION BOOK, "POETRY, PART 2," CONTAINS THE VOCABULARY AND NOTES FOR THE POEMS AS WELL AS BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE POETS. THIS SERIES IS PUBLISHED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN PRESS, 615 EAST UNIVERSITY STREET, ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN 48106. (AM)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor.
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