This article is a historical overview of the appreciation and study of classical Arabic poetry in the West - from a philological interest and enthusiasm in the Romantic period to an attitude of scepticism in the early twentieth century, and now a renewed interest in its study for the contextualization of early Islam.
|Translated title of the contribution||Scepticism and enthusiasm: The study of classical Arabic poetry|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||ZemZem: Tijdschrift voor het Midden-Oosten, Noord-Afrika en de Islam|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
- Historical overview
- Classical Arabic