Arabic Lit: Modern Prose & Poetry

SAME AS G29.1732

This graduate seminar will focus on the literary and political legacy of the Palestinian poet, Mahmoud Darwish (1941-2008). We will read selections from his major works (poetry, prose, and essays) and consider major critical approaches and debates about his writings and his status in Palestinian history and collective memory.

Introduction to the genres of modern Arabic prose and poetry, with readings in each.

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Fall 2020

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Sinan Antoon
R: 3:30 PM - 6:10 PM ONLI