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New Voices of Arabia - The Poetry: An Anthology from Saudi Arabia

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Poetry in Saudi Arabia today is a dramatic manifestation of the rapid changes that are sweeping not only through the country's literature and culture, but also through Saudi life as a whole. The unyielding tension between the forces of change and tradition are nowhere more painfully visible than in the poem. Bringing together three generations of poets – a total of forty, ...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published March 15th 2012 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2012)
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تخوض هذه الأنطلوجيا تجربة التعريف بالأدب السعودي و تقديمه إلى العالم من خلال أشهر لغاته, لكي تزيد من التقارب و التعارف و اللقاء الحضاري و الإنساني و الإبداعي مع شعوب العالم, من منطلق أن الإبداع هو أحد أفضل السبل لتعزيز التواصل البشريّ.*

و ملحق بالكتاب السير الذاتية للشعراء و الشاعرات, و ممن ذُكروا:
الشاعر إبراهيم الحسين و إبراهيم الوافي و إبراهيم زولي و أحمد البوق و أحمد الملا و أحمد الصالح و أحمد كتوعة و أحمد الواصل و أشجان الهندي و ثريا العريض و جاسم الصحيح و حامد بن عقيل و حسن السبع و و حسين
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Albazei was born in Saudi Arabia in 1953. He completed his university education in Riyadh and earned his Ph.D. from Purdue University, in the USA in 1983.

His dissertation dealt with "literary Orientalism" in Western literatures. He is currently a member of the Consultative Assembly of Saudi Arabia. Until recently, he was professor of English and Comparative Literature at the Dept. of English, King
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