ISLA 385 Poetics & Politics in Arabic Literature (3 credits)

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Offered by: Islamic Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Islamic Studies : Major issues in classical and modern Arabic literature; how poetics and politics interact in classical and modern, popular folktales and high literature, novels and poetry. The politics of translation from Arabic into English.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Michelle Laura Hartman (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: ISLA 210 or permission of instructor.

  • Note: Reading and discussion in English.