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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 27–30.
Published: 01 August 1989
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 147–150.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1991 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI, Nos. 1 & 2 (1991). Two poems of Sivaramani - Translated from Tamil With an introduction by Sitralega Maunaguru The two poems published below were written by Sivaramani, who killed herself on May 19...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 December 2016
... TULSI PARAB Four Poems by Tulsi Parab Translated by Aniket Jaaware Subhash Night Middle School, Third Period Guileless, with smallpox scars on his face A hedge of grief around the eyes Freedom was sitting in class...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 August 2021
.... Such policies aimed at silencing the nighttime recitation of poems known in the Wolof language of Senegambia as xasida (and referred to by French administrators as chants religieux ). Derived from the Arabic term for “ode” ( qaṣīda ), such poems formed a key component of the liturgy of Senegal's expanding Sufi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 263–274.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Lucy Graham This essay examines a hypothetical supplement to Rudyard Kipling's famous poem “If—” scripted by the judge during the Jacob Zuma rape trial in 2006. It places this into conversation with State of Peril: Race and Rape in South African Literature (2012) and argues for the importance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 470–476.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Amiya Dev Dev’s article discusses the Mahābhārata as world literature in the context of the epic tradition, including Homer’s Iliad and the Odyssey and the German epic poem Nibelungenlied ( The Song of the Nibelungs ). © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The M a h...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 500–502.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Wandana Sonalkar Sonalkar's piece is a tribute to the late poet Tulsi Parab and serves as an introduction to the English translations of four of Parab's poems. TULSI PARAB A Note on Tulsi Parab, the Writer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 33–44.
Published: 01 August 2004
... suitable for emotional expression making the poem more accessible for immediate appre- through singing. The Kavitavali is a devotional work ciation, disciplined metrical form, and a hint of a more written not in padas but in the kabitt form. The impor- personal voice largely contributed to the success...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 73–81.
Published: 01 August 2004
... genre.3 The shahrashub was originally an appellation people that have otherwise vanished without a trace for a beautiful beloved in a lyric poem, but also a short from historical memory. In the Indo-Persian context, bawdy lyric addressed to a young boy who is engaged in poets affiliated with patrons...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 100–111.
Published: 01 August 2002
...). The scriptural status of the Qur’an backed by the ortho- Rumi’s Poems dox dogma concerning it being “the uncreated word of God” Rumi inserted innumerable references to the Qur’an lends it a unique position within Islamic religious and literary throughout his poetry either by direct quotation or by allu...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 74.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Alamgir Hashmi Faiz Ahmed Faiz. The True Subject: Selected Poems of Faiz Ahmed Faiz . Naomi Lazard, tr. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. 1988. 133 pages. Hardback $20.00 (Paperback $10.00) Lahore: Vanguard Books Ltd. Hardback Rs. 150. Copyright 1991: South Asia Bulletin 1990...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 246–253.
Published: 01 August 2003
...—a mysterious dervish whom In Nay Namih, the cry of the reed permeates the he met in Konya in 1244—had a formative influence on poem with its song of ecstasy even as it recalls a fateful his life and his poetry.5 Rumi considered Shams to be reality: an anxiety-inducing separateness that has marked...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 183–194.
Published: 01 May 2012
... a nationalistic cultural pluralism, a position he of the moral and political decline of the In- Studies of                                 saw as quite compatible with his conception of dian Muslims was their ignorance of the Koran                         Islam as a universal faith. His poems...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 365–385.
Published: 01 December 2010
... was a of fully independent woman. She is remembered feminine. In rekhta poetry, the speaker in the this way in the Deccan, despite her having been poem — usually the lover — is male, and he be- belittled by North Indian authors. As such, she seeches or berates his beloved (who could be has attracted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 510–530.
Published: 01 December 2017
... in G¯azal ii: Characteristics and Con- ventions : In earlier g¯azals, thematic unity is often observed throughout the poem. Even in Sa di s and Rumi s g¯azals (thirteenth cen- tury) this unity of subject, or at least the unity of mood, is often preserved. With H. fiz. (circa 1320 89), however...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Death, Figuring Creativity: On the Power of Aesthetic Ideas . Paderborn, Germany : Fink , 2013 . Dammann Ernst . “Die paränetische Suaheli-Dichtung Tabaraka” (“The Paranetic Swahili Poem ‘Tabaraka’ ”) . Mitteilungen des Instituts für Orientforschung 7 , no. 3 ( 1960 ): 411 – 32...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 May 1992
... poems and plays. This was rare or non-existent at that scholars like Cauldwell, Percival and G.U. Pope and time. His main themes were ideas of social reform, Tamil writers such as Pandit Saveriraya Pillai took inspired largely by Lokamanya Tilak and Gokhale whom center-stage in this revival...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 283–290.
Published: 01 August 2008
... of World War I and the conclu- Parts And in another poem: sion of the 1919 agreement led to an explosion of nationalist passions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 78–85.
Published: 01 August 1987
... literary and cultural roots were in the ancient. For example, a study of Tamil poetry from the ongoing oral tradition of low-ranked castes. With these as a Sangam period notes that while most of the known written base, it emerged to shake up and transform what had been poems were produced by special...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 48–53.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Alamgir Hashmi Copyright 1991: South Asia Bulletin 1990 References Azam , Ikram . The Gossip Gulley: A Novel . Lahore, 1987 . Burchfield , Robert W. Ed. Supplement to the Oxford English Dictionary , 4 vols. Oxford, 1972–86 . Daniel , Samuel . Poems and a Defence...