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The Sum of the Parts: A Pre-Islamic Qasīda by Bishr b. Abī Khāzim al-Asadī

Dagmar A. Riedel

Title:
The Sum of the Parts: A Pre-Islamic Qasīda by Bishr b. Abī Khāzim al-Asadī
Author(s):
Riedel, Dagmar A.
Date:
Type:
Articles
Department:
Center for Iranian Studies
Volume:
79
Permanent URL:
Book/Journal Title:
Islam
Abstract:
In the following, I will use research on parataxis in narrative to sail past heroic Scylla and lyric Charybdis by arguing that the qasida's composite structure presents a complete poetic narrative organized through parataxis.
Subject(s):
Islamic culture
Publisher DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/islm.2002.79.2.274
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