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Author Furani, Khaled, 1973- author.

Title Silencing the sea : secular rhythms in Palestinian poetry / Khaled Furani.

Publication Info. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  PJ8190.2 .F87 2012    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  PJ8190.2 .F87 2012 c.2  Available
Description xi, 398 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-284) and index.
Contents Secular bewilderment -- Rhythms and rulers -- The land of the poem -- Memory for beginnings -- Metrical discipline and mastery -- Poets for "the people" -- Enough "screaming" -- Rhythmical freedom -- Modern poets and "conservative" people -- Redeeming prose -- When meter melts -- The laity outside poetry's temple.
Subject Arabic poetry -- Palestine -- History and criticism.
Arabic poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Secularism in literature.
ISBN 9780804776462