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Poems for the millennium : the University of California book of North African literature, Volume four, edited with commentaries by Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour

Label
Poems for the millennium : the University of California book of North African literature, Volume four
Title
Poems for the millennium
Title remainder
the University of California book of North African literature
Title number
Volume four
Statement of responsibility
edited with commentaries by Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this fourth volume of the landmark Poems for the Millennium series, Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour present a comprehensive anthology of the written and oral literatures of the Maghreb, the region of North Africa that spans the modern nation states of Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, and Mauritania, and including a section on the influential Arabo-Berber and Jewish literary culture of Al-Andalus, which flourished in Spain between the ninth and fifteenth centuries. Beginning with the earliest pictograms and rock drawings and ending with the work of the current generation of post-indep
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Joris, Pierre
  • Tengour, Habib
Series statement
Poems for the millennium
Series volume
v. 4
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  • North African literature
  • FICTION
  • POETRY
  • North African literature
Label
Poems for the millennium : the University of California book of North African literature, Volume four, edited with commentaries by Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Prologue; Thanks and Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Book of Multiple Beginnings; Prologue; The First Human Beings, Their Sons and Amazon Daughters; Hanno the Navigator (Carthage, c. sixth century B.C.E.); from The Periplos of Hanno; Callimachus (Cyrene, 310-c. 240 B.C.E.); Thirteen Epigrammatic Poems; Mago (Carthage, pre-second century B.C.E.); from De Agricultura; Lucius Apuleius (Madaurus, now M'Daourouch, c. 123-c. 180 C.E.); from The Golden Ass, or Metamorphoses; Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus (Carthage, c. 160-c. 220 C.E.)
  • From De Pallio (The Cloak)from Scorpiace (The Scorpion); Thascius Caecilius Cyprianus (Carthage, early third century-258 C.E.); from Epistle to Donatus; Lucius Lactantius (Cirta? c. 240-Trier? c. 320 C.E.); from De Ave Phoenice; Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis (Saint Augustine) (Thagaste, 354-Hippo, 430 C.E.); from Confessions; from De Doctrina Christiana; from De fide rerum invisibilium; from Psalmus contra partem Donati; Blossius Aemilius Dracontius (Carthage, c. 455-c. 505 C.E.); The Chariot of Venus; De Mensibus (Months); The Origin of Roses; Luxorius (Carthage, sixth century C.E.)
  • "They say, that when the fierce bear gives birth"Premature Chariot; First Diwan A Book of In-Betweens: Al-Andalus, Sicily, the Maghreb Prologue; Prologue; Anonymous Muwashshaha; Some Kharjas; Ibn Hani al-Andalusi (Seville, c. 934-Barqa, Libya, 973); Al-Jilnar; Extinction Is the Truth ... ; Ibn Darradj al-Qastalli (958-1030); from Ode in Praise of Khairan al-'Amiri, Emir of Almería; from Ode in Praise of al-Mansur al-'Amiri, Emir of Córdoba; Abu Amir Ibn Shuhayd (Córdoba, 992-1035); from Qasida (I); Córdoba; from Qasida (II); "As he got his fill of delirious wine"; Gravestone Qasida
  • Yusuf Ibn Harun al-Ramadi (d. c. 1022)Hugging Letters and Beauty Spots; Silver Breast; Gold Nails; The Swallow; O Rose ... ; Yosef Ibn Abitur (mid-tenth century-c. 1012); The "Who?" of Ibn Abitur of Córdoba; Hafsa bint Hamdun (Wadi al-Hijara, now Guadalajara, tenth century); Four Poems; Samuel Ha-Levi Ibn Nagrella, called ha-Nagid, ""the Prince"" (Merida, 993-Granada, 1055); Three Love Poems; War Poem; Ibn Hazm (Córdoba, 994-Niebla, 1064); My Heart; from The Neck-Ring of the Dove; Wallada bint al-Mustakfi (Córdoba, 994-1091); Six Poems
  • Ibn Rashiq al-Qayrawani (also al-Masili) (Masila, Algeria, c. 1000-Mazara, Sicily, c. 1064)from Lament over the Fall of the City of Kairouan; Ibn Zaydun (Córdoba, 1003-1071); Fragments from the Qasida in the Rhyme of Nun; Written from al-Zahra'; Salomon Ibn Gabirol (Malaga, c. 1020-Valencia, c. 1058); The 16-Year-Old Poet; from The Crown of Kingdom; Al Mu'tamid Ibn Abbad (Seville, 1040-Aghmat, 1095); To Abu Bakr Ibn 'Ammar Going to Silves; To Rumaykiyya; Ibn Hamdis (Noto, Sicily, 1056-Majorca, 1133); He Said, Remembering Sicily and His Home, Syracuse
Control code
ocn823727720
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 760 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283806282
Lccn
2012024995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1pkph3
  • ed5f3fdd-c719-4111-bc80-62f9d9a13531
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823727720
Label
Poems for the millennium : the University of California book of North African literature, Volume four, edited with commentaries by Pierre Joris and Habib Tengour
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Prologue; Thanks and Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Book of Multiple Beginnings; Prologue; The First Human Beings, Their Sons and Amazon Daughters; Hanno the Navigator (Carthage, c. sixth century B.C.E.); from The Periplos of Hanno; Callimachus (Cyrene, 310-c. 240 B.C.E.); Thirteen Epigrammatic Poems; Mago (Carthage, pre-second century B.C.E.); from De Agricultura; Lucius Apuleius (Madaurus, now M'Daourouch, c. 123-c. 180 C.E.); from The Golden Ass, or Metamorphoses; Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus (Carthage, c. 160-c. 220 C.E.)
  • From De Pallio (The Cloak)from Scorpiace (The Scorpion); Thascius Caecilius Cyprianus (Carthage, early third century-258 C.E.); from Epistle to Donatus; Lucius Lactantius (Cirta? c. 240-Trier? c. 320 C.E.); from De Ave Phoenice; Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis (Saint Augustine) (Thagaste, 354-Hippo, 430 C.E.); from Confessions; from De Doctrina Christiana; from De fide rerum invisibilium; from Psalmus contra partem Donati; Blossius Aemilius Dracontius (Carthage, c. 455-c. 505 C.E.); The Chariot of Venus; De Mensibus (Months); The Origin of Roses; Luxorius (Carthage, sixth century C.E.)
  • "They say, that when the fierce bear gives birth"Premature Chariot; First Diwan A Book of In-Betweens: Al-Andalus, Sicily, the Maghreb Prologue; Prologue; Anonymous Muwashshaha; Some Kharjas; Ibn Hani al-Andalusi (Seville, c. 934-Barqa, Libya, 973); Al-Jilnar; Extinction Is the Truth ... ; Ibn Darradj al-Qastalli (958-1030); from Ode in Praise of Khairan al-'Amiri, Emir of Almería; from Ode in Praise of al-Mansur al-'Amiri, Emir of Córdoba; Abu Amir Ibn Shuhayd (Córdoba, 992-1035); from Qasida (I); Córdoba; from Qasida (II); "As he got his fill of delirious wine"; Gravestone Qasida
  • Yusuf Ibn Harun al-Ramadi (d. c. 1022)Hugging Letters and Beauty Spots; Silver Breast; Gold Nails; The Swallow; O Rose ... ; Yosef Ibn Abitur (mid-tenth century-c. 1012); The "Who?" of Ibn Abitur of Córdoba; Hafsa bint Hamdun (Wadi al-Hijara, now Guadalajara, tenth century); Four Poems; Samuel Ha-Levi Ibn Nagrella, called ha-Nagid, ""the Prince"" (Merida, 993-Granada, 1055); Three Love Poems; War Poem; Ibn Hazm (Córdoba, 994-Niebla, 1064); My Heart; from The Neck-Ring of the Dove; Wallada bint al-Mustakfi (Córdoba, 994-1091); Six Poems
  • Ibn Rashiq al-Qayrawani (also al-Masili) (Masila, Algeria, c. 1000-Mazara, Sicily, c. 1064)from Lament over the Fall of the City of Kairouan; Ibn Zaydun (Córdoba, 1003-1071); Fragments from the Qasida in the Rhyme of Nun; Written from al-Zahra'; Salomon Ibn Gabirol (Malaga, c. 1020-Valencia, c. 1058); The 16-Year-Old Poet; from The Crown of Kingdom; Al Mu'tamid Ibn Abbad (Seville, 1040-Aghmat, 1095); To Abu Bakr Ibn 'Ammar Going to Silves; To Rumaykiyya; Ibn Hamdis (Noto, Sicily, 1056-Majorca, 1133); He Said, Remembering Sicily and His Home, Syracuse
Control code
ocn823727720
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 760 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283806282
Lccn
2012024995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1pkph3
  • ed5f3fdd-c719-4111-bc80-62f9d9a13531
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823727720

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