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Translations of Eastern poetry and prose

by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson

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Published by University press in Cambridge .
Written in English


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Statementby Reynold A. Nicholson ...
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, [1] p., 1 l., 200 p. front., plates.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24396491M

Bly's interest in Eastern ecstatic poetry flowered with the publication in of The Kabir Book, Forty-four of the Ecstatic Poems of Kabir. It was a compilation of poems previously published in a variety of journals, reviews, and : American poetry.   The erasure of Islam from Rumi’s poetry started long before Coldplay got involved. Omid Safi, a professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at Duke University, says that it was in the.

Books shelved as prose-poetry: Flow Down Like Silver: Hypatia of Alexandria by Ki Longfellow, The Secret Magdalene by Ki Longfellow, The Prophet by Kahli.   Alone among generally available translations, the King James Version of the Bible—the only version approved for use by English-speaking Latter-day Saints—does not draw any distinctions between prose and poetry or between any other matters of diction, register, and style. This was the design of the KJV translators.

  Poetry vs. Prose in the Bible. By R.P. NETTELHORST. auto repair manuals are not written in poetry, nor are history books or newspapers. But music lyrics are poetry—and what you expect from. Book 11 deals with classical gnostic themes, and is the most difficult to interpret. B in seven parts, mixes poetry and prose and provides a basic introduction to Mandaean beliefs. Book 13 comprises a short interim conclusion to what seems to be the original version of the Ginza. B a prose text, deals with material from book 3.


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Originally published inthis book presents translations from about fifty authors of Arabic and Persian works. The selection is chiefly comprised of poetry and prose literature, but extracts are also included from biographers and : Reynold Alleyne Nicholson. Translations of Eastern Poetry and Prose by Reynold A.

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Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nicholson, Reynold Alleyne, Translations of Eastern poetry and prose. New York, Greenwood Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Reynold Alleyne Nicholson.

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The University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Nicholson, Reynold Alleyne, Translations of Eastern poetry and prose. The University Press,   Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Translations of Eastern poetry and prose by Nicholson, Reynold Alleyne, Publication date Topics Arabic literature, Persian literature Publisher Cambridge, University press Collection robarts; torontoPages: Rhyme is an indispensable element in Arabic and Persian poetry, and there are other reasons why it should not be abandoned willingly by translators who use English metres.

For one thing, unrhymed couplets soon become tedious, while in un- confined blank verse every trace of the original form dis- appears. Novelist Samuel Butler continued his Homer project, begun with the Iliad, with an easily read prose translation of the Odyssey in His translation is also all over the Internet.

(Butler, by the way, had published an earlier book claiming the Odyssey was written by a young, headstrong, unmarried woman.) Emil V. Rieu had an enormous hit with. Gary Snyder is not my favorite. If I were to recommend any of his work, it would be his essays/prose from the mid's and after.

He is an ecological advocate that truly understands the issues at hand and provides logical/practical answers to many of the problems we are facing in North America/5. Kline's open access poetry archive offering modern, high-quality translations of classic texts by famous poets, original poetry and critical work.

Featured translations include Dante, Ovid, Goethe, Homer, Virgil and many others. According to Haque (), there is a difference between the translation of a literary prose and that of a literary creative prose, because the translation of the latter relies on the existence of.

Title: Translations of Eastern Poetry and Prose Item Condition: New. Books will be free of page markings. See details - Translations of Eastern Poetry and Prose, Nicholson, Alleyne "This collection gathers the essays, travel journals, letters, poems, and translations of one of the influential voices of the twentieth century." "Gary Snyder has been a cultural force in America for five decades - prizewinning poet, environmental activist, Zen Buddhist, earth-householder, and reluctant counterculture guru.

Having expanded far beyond the Beat scene that first brought 5/5(2). Literary translation is the translation of creative and dramatic prose and poetry into other languages.

This includes the translation of literature from ancient languages and the translation of modern fiction so that it can reach a wider audience. Literary translation is of huge importance. Translations of Eastern Poetry and Prose by Reynold A.

Nicholson was Originally published in Nicholson's work presents translations from various Arab and Persian authors. The texts included primarily cover the periods extending from the sixth century through the fifteenth.

Having expanded far beyond the Beat poems that first brought his work into the public eye, Snyder has produced a wide-ranging body of work that encompasses his fluency in Eastern literature and culture, his Gary Snyder has been a major cultural force in America for five decades-prize-winning poet, environmental activist, Zen Buddhist, and.

Prose translation in the twenty-first century involves working with the author. Translators' personal and emotional response is not considered. Published translations are of a very high quality without which, much of the world's literature would be beyond the reach of most : Charlotte Barslund.

Translation is a very important tool in our multilingual world. Excellent translation is a sine qua non in the work of the Swedish Academy, responsible for the Nobel Prize in Literature.

In order to establish a forum for discussing fundamental aspects of the translation of poetry and poetic prose, a Nobel Symposium on this subject was organized. Buy The Gary Snyder Reader: Prose, Poetry, and Translations: Prose, Poetry and Translations, New Ed by Snyder, Gary (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). Great Literature of the Eastern World: The Major Works of Prose, Poetry and Drama from China, India, Japan, Korea and the Middle East.

Biographical information about the author as well as other relevant information - preparing the interested reader for the experience of enjoying the work in translation.In between the two extremes of translation into prose versus translation into verse, there are, however, other opinions which include grey areas such as those of Matthew Arnold (), whose essay “On Translating Homer“ originally appeared inis a slightly less categorical supporter of the poetry-into-prose school since he restricts.One might proceed chronologically, or geographically, or by pairing prose and poetry by the same author to tease out questions of modernist aesthetics.

One might organize the course thematically: e.g., migration, the body, labor, voice, education, protest, politics, etc.