Ghazals of Ghalib

This imaginative approach to the work of the Urdu poet Ghalib (1797-1869) presents highly original renderings, made by seven well-known American poets, of Ghalib's ghazals.

Ghazals of Ghalib

This imaginative approach to the work of the Urdu poet Ghalib (1797-1869) presents highly original renderings, made by seven well-known American poets, of Ghalib's ghazals.

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Ghazals of Ghalib
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Aijaz Ahmad
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-02-16 - Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

This imaginative approach to the work of the Urdu poet Ghalib (1797-1869) presents highly original renderings, made by seven well-known American poets, of Ghalib's ghazals.
Persian Literature as World Literature
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Mostafa Abedinifard, Omid Azadibougar, Amirhossein Vafa
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Confronting nationalistic and nativist interpreting practices in Persianate literary scholarship, Persian Literature as World Literature makes a case for reading these literatures as world literature-as transnational, worldly texts that expand beyond local and national penchants. Working through an idea of world literature that is both cosmopolitan and critical of any
Between Languages and Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Anuradha Dingwaney, Carol Maier
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

Translated texts are often either uncritically consumed by readers, teacher, and scholars or seen to represent an ineluctable loss, a diminishing of original texts. Translation, however, is a cultural practice, influenced also by social and political imperatives, which can open more doors than it closes. The essays in this book
Ravishing DisUnities
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: Agha Shahid Ali
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-03 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

A collection of ghazals, a traditional Arabic form of poetry, by over one hundred poets including William Matthews, Diane Ackerman, and Paul Muldoon.
The Treasure
Language: en
Pages: 466
Authors: Surinder Deol
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-25 - Publisher: Partridge Publishing

Mirza Ghalib, Indias most loved poet, lived at a time of great political and cultural transformation when the established order, the mighty Mughal Empire, was falling apart around midnineteenth century and the new regime spearheaded by the East India Company was not yet fully in place. There are multiple lenses