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Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey

Volume V Poetry of the Pre-Mongol Period

by Franço de Blois

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Persian (Farsi),
  • Literary Criticism,
  • ASIA,
  • Middle Eastern,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Asia - General,
  • Asian - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages668
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9607882M
    ISBN 100947593470
    ISBN 109780947593476

    The language in which it was composed belongs to the Eastern Iranian group, though it remains impossible to localize the region s of its creation. There exist documents written in the Old Iranian languages that have survived for nearly three millennia. The 13th century also brought the first phase of the successful propagation of Persian literature in India; and, with Joveyni as a prime example, it was the great century of Persian prose as used by historians in the service of the Mongols. Parviz Natel-Khanlari and Gholamhossein Yousefi, who belong to Nafisi's generation, were also involved in modern literature and critical writings. Her legacy and influence is not primarily or uniquely political; however, she was among the first women able to set a personal and original mark. These works form the basis of Sufi philosophy.

    We intend to nurture novel ideas and create dialogue that is not only intra-regional but also international, all with a literary focus that is driven by poetics, philology, and an astute objective sense of interpretation. It has its roots in an old institution harking back to the Sasanian period Zakeri. Contrary to most other modern Persian authors, Golestan pays little heed to the state of the poor and the dispossessed. It was largely due to him that Sufism asserted itself in Persian literature. As time progressed, the complexity and beauty of rugs increased to a point where rugs are now bought as decorative pieces. Remnants of early prose have survived, mostly religious, including fragments of Manichean texts in Persian dating from the 10th century.

    Its very brevity provided the ideal venue for a memorable and pithy statement and explains its wide popularity. The most remarkable features of his ghazals are the kaleidoscopic shifts of imagery and motives within a single poem. Government official working hours are from Saturday to Wednesday from 8 am to 4 pm. Around various places in Iran, rugs seem to be some of the most prized possessions of the local people. It is morning, the ideal sparrow is chirping, The autumn is disintegrating on the unity of the wall; The passage of the exhilarating sun Startles the mass of decay out of its sleep; Between the tree and the green moment The repetition of azure mixes with regret of speech


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Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey by Franço de Blois Download PDF Ebook

This is the only extant part of a general history in thirty volumes; it narrates the events of the reign of the second Ghaznavid ruler, with many retrospective glances into past reigns and previous eras.

The history of the Sasanians is then continued in the manner of traditional chronicles until an evil day, a Satanic or Ahrimanic moment, when the last king of the dynasty is betrayed and, while on the run from the Arab armies, killed by a miller. Persian prose. She has expanded the range of traditional Persian verse forms and produced some of the most significant works of Persian literature in the twentieth century.

What Nima Youshij founded in contemporary poetry, his successor Ahmad Shamlou continued.

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His short stories mirror rotting society, populated by the crushed and the defeated. The paramount virtues of Iranian architecture are: "a marked feeling for form and scale; structural inventiveness, especially in vault and dome construction; a genius for decoration with a freedom and success not rivaled in any other architecture".

From the 9th century, Persian experienced an expansion Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey book an opposite direction, this time at the hands of the Turks. This theme has not only given continuity and longevity to the architecture of Iran, but has been a primary source of its emotional character of the nation as well.

All IP addresses in Germany are blocked. The earliest extant manuscripts date a century after his death, an unusual occurrence given the history of the survival of Persian poetical manuscripts.

The earliest works of Kurdish literature are those of the 16th-century poet Malaye Jaziri. Arabic poetry originated before the advent of Islam 5th-6th centuries and has been the subject of much debate and analysis from the first centuries after the rise of Islam.

Architecture and miniature painting flourished as never before. The beauty of these literary texts has enchanted many generations and made them receptive to the didactic messages embedded in them.

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Such characters, seldom portrayed before in Persian fiction, are Alavi's main contribution to the Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey book range of the modem Persian short story.

In this sense she is elevated to iconic status. He began writing prose poems using rather Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey book symbolism.

The impact of Arabic belles-lettres is palpable in specimens of Persian prose. They emphasize the anxieties and the psychological perturbations of his deeply troubled characters.

Sassanid music is where many the many music cultures of the world trace their distant origins to. The journal aims to examine how Persian has functioned as literary and cultural language, traversing the geographies of South, West, and Central Asia, including present day India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan,Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, the Caucasus, and Southeast Asia.

Golestan experimented with different narrative styles, and it was only in two late collections of stories, Juy o Divar o Teshna The Stream and the Wall and the Parched, and Madd o Meh The Tide and the Mist, that he managed to find a style and voice of his own.

Macuch, ed. Contemporary Persian literature[ edit ] History[ edit ] In the 19th century, Persian literature experienced dramatic change and entered a new era.

Kabir saw poetry in general and the type of poetry that had developed during the Qajar period as detrimental to "progress" and "modernization" in Iranian society, which he believed was in dire need of change.

It distinguished itself clearly from prose not only in terms of rhyme and rhythm, but also in the artful play between explicit meaning or meanings and implicit nuances.

The mission of IJPL is to further knowledge in all aspects of Persian literature, in particular in the less-researched aspects of the literary and comparative studies in that field, and most importantly create an interdisciplinary dialogue with other world literary traditions.

Many argued that Persian poetry should reflect the realities of a country in transition. The conquest was completed about Iran possesses four categories of dance with these being: group dances, solo improvisational dance, war or combat dances and spiritual dances.

In the 14th century, Hafez used the ghazal almost as his sole medium for the manifestation of his poetic genius.

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The poems of two celebrated panegyrists dominated the 12th century and were regarded as the apogee of the form for later generations: the sophisticated odes of Anwari q. It is also true that in the process of glorifying Iran, he was not too kind to the Turks.Jun 09,  · Both languages are very poetic, but in Persian Literature - A Biobibliographical Survey book opinion, Persian is more so.

We have a book filled with old sayings and all, and we use them everyday. Now this is a stupid reason and I won’t blame you if call me a fool, but Arabic tends to be way more c. The Persian Book Review. A Quarterly on Arts and Literature. He currently is working on a book project, entitled Embodying the Beloved: Embodiment and Mystical Modes of Meaning Creation in Medieval Persian Sufi Literature, and a number of articles on computational or “distant reading” approaches to Persian literature and carnivalesque Sufi poetry.International Journal of Persian Literature is a peer-reviewed journal with a novel focus pdf Persian poetics, poetry, classical Persian pdf, prose, and the literature of Iran and the broader geographical areas.

The journal aims to examine how Persian has functioned as literary and cultural language, traversing the geographies of South, West, and Central Asia, including present day India.Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.Ebook civilization among world intellectual traditions.

That tradition is particularly strong in the fields of storytelling, poetry, folklore, and literature, with additional important contributions in historiography, science, religion, and philosophy.

From the tenth-century seminal Shahnameh (Book of Kings) by Ferdowsi to the works of.