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Modern Arabic Drama in Egypt

by M. M. Badawi

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

  • Literature: Texts,
  • Plays,
  • Drama,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Comedy,
  • General,
  • Arabic drama--Egypt--History and criticism,
  • Arabic drama--Egypt--History and criticism Ar,
  • Drama / Continental European,
  • Drama-General,
  • Performing Arts / Comedy

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7713743M
    ISBN 100521020735
    ISBN 109780521020732

    This book provides a succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Designed primarily as an introductory textbook for English-speaking undergraduates, it will also be of interest to a more general readership interested in the contemporary Middle East or in comparative and modern literature. The work attempts to situate the development of modern. The beginnings of modern Arabic literature in Egypt can be traced back to the era of Muhammad ‘Ali (–), who took several measures to establish the foundations of the modern state.¹ Muhammad ‘Ali sent his famed educational missions to France and Italy to equip Egyptian students with Western sciences,² and he founded a modern educational system based on the Western model that.

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This book is the first critical survey of modern Egyptian drama during the period of its maturity from the s to the present day. A discussion of the work of Tawfiq al-Hakim is followed by an examination of the less experimental plays of his successors, Mahmud Taymur, Bakathir and Fathi by: AḤMAD SHAWQĪ.

The neo-classical poet Aḥmad Shawqī (–), was by no means the first to write verse drama in Arabic, for the early attempts at writing plays by Marun al-Naqqash, and his nephew Salim and al-Qabbani included works in verse or in a mixture.

Arabic literature traces its roots to the A.D. Poetry, novels, and plays are the offshoots of this rich legacy. From the mid's to the present, Arabic literature interacted with Western influences. Muhammad Husayn Haykal wrote one of the earliest novels in modern Arabic, Zaynab ().

The plays—from Egypt, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, and Tunisia—reflect a variety of dramatic trends and styles and provide insights into contemporary social, cultural, and political currents. This well-prepared anthology represents a unique contribution to the study of.

Mohammed Mustafa Badawi (Arabic: محمد مصطفى بدوي ‎, ALA-LC: Muḥammad Muṣṭafá Badawī; 10 June – 19 April ) was a scholar of English and Arabic was a Research Fellow of St. Antony's College at the University of Oxford from toand was then elected to the College's Governing Body.

Upon retirement inhe became an Emeritus FellowAlma mater: University of London. In Egypt, journalism, first aided by intellectuals from the Levant, and later becoming a genuine Egyptian endeavor, was considered the pivotal ingredient that polished new literary styles and helped in the dissemination of ideas and opinions.

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The book presents reflections on Quranic exegesis by explaining - and distinguishing between - interpretation and explication. While the book focuses on Quranic and literary scholarship in twentieth-century Egypt.

Malamih For Publishing& Distributing Books Garden City, Egypt. Malamih is a secular, independent Egyptian publishing house that aims to diversify the Egyptian/Arab literary field with works new in style and content, We have published 90 books covering a wide range of genres, in Arabic, English, French and are now calling for submissions in Spanish.

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Modern Arabic Fiction contains writings stretching from the pioneering work of late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century authors to the novels of Naguib Mahfouz and the stories of contemporary Arab writers. In addition to familiar names such as Mahfouz, the anthology presents excerpts from writers well known in the Arab world but just.

Sikkat al-salamah = The road of safety: a play in three acts. [Saad al-Din Wahbah] modern Arabic literature. Arabic drama. Egypt. Confirm this request. You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

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Dwight F. Reynolds brings together a collection of essays by leading international scholars to provide a comprehensive and accessible survey of modern Arab culture, from the early nineteenth to the twenty-first century.

The chapters survey key issues necessary to any understanding of the modern Arab World: the role of the various forms of the Arabic language in modern culture and identity; the.PublishersGlobal is a free online information service for publishers and publishing service providers. Elias Modern Publishing House, Cairo, Cairo, Egypt is just one .This book provides a succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Designed primarily as an introductory textbook for English-speaking undergraduates, it will also be of interest to a more general readership interested in the contemporary Middle East or in comparative and modern literature.