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    • Abū al-Faḍl Aḥmad an-Naysābūrī al-Maydānī, Nazwy Dni Arabów (Asmā’ Ayyām al-‘Arab) 

      Dziekan, Marek M. (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2002)
      Autor prezentuje tłumaczenie fragmentu Maǧma‘ dotyczącego nazw „dni Arabów”. Tekst obejmuje jedynie dni Arabów w okresie staroarabskim. Przekładu dokonano na podstawie: Al-Maydānī, Maǧma‘ al-amṯāl, Kair 1959, t. II, 430-444. ...
    • Abū al-‘Ibar al-Hāšimī. Unknown poet, writer and nadīm at caliphs’ court 

      Ostafin, Barbara (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2002)
      The purpose of this paper is to shed some new light on the community of Abbasid court companions, their character and their writings. It seems that the study of that problem has been slightly neglected1, though their ...
    • ‘Alī Muṣṭafā al-Miṣrāṭī’s story As-Sā’iḥāt al-ǧamīlāt wa-al-Ḥāǧǧ. Critical Analysis and Evaluation 

      Kanna, Ibrahim (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2001)
      The story I am introducing here is As-Sā’iḥāt al-ǧamīlāt wa-al-Ḥāǧǧ (The beautiful female tourists and the Ḥāǧǧ), chosen from Al-Miṣrāṭī’s Al-Qird fī al-maṭār collection of stories. The reason behind my choice of this ...
    • Creationism in the Arabic drama 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 1997)
      Arabic drama as a collection of written texts belongs to the so-called “new” Arabic literature, which has been developing since the 19th century. Prior to this date, in the period of Arabic classical literature, only few ...
    • Dark and bright sides of man’s life in Muḥammad al-Murr’s short stories 

      Teperska, Marta (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2003)
      Muḥammad al-Murr, a contemporary writer of the United Arab Emirates, was born in Dubayy, in 1954, where he grew up and completed the Secondary School. In the seventies he left for the United States where he studied at the ...
    • Innovatory trends in modern Kuwaiti short story 

      Michalak-Pikulska, Barbara (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 1994)
      Kuwaiti literature is very young and therefore the authors are also mostly young, only beginning their literary careers. Among these authors particularly intersting are: Laylā al-‘Uṯmān, Ṯurayyā al-Baqṣamī, Sulaymān aš-Šaṭṭī, ...
    • Literature-Untamed element
 (A proposal of a typology of the modern Arabic prose) 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2007)
      On the 30th of August 2006 Naǧīb Maḥfūẓ died-a legend and symbol of modern Arabic literature, so far the only Noble Prize winner (1988) in that field. For decades he had enriched literature with new novels, short stories ...
    • L’arabité au sein de la francophonie. Le cas de Tahar Ben Jelloun 

      Stępniak, Maria (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2000)
      La littérature francophone du Maghreb, telle qu’elle se présente aujourd’hui, a fait son apparition en Afrique du Nord autour des années cinquante du XXe siècle en tant que fruit d’une greffe: celle de la langue française ...
    • Magic and realism of the desert (The prose of Ibrāhīm al-Kawnī) 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 1995)
      Many authors tried to explore the magic of the desert, but it was only the Libyan Ibrāhīm al-Kawnī who was able to introduce it to the literature on a larger scale. He was born in 1948, and began publishing in the 1970’s. ...
    • Mowa ciała: od jawnej do ukrytej 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Uniwersytet Warszawski, Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, 2016)
      Świat arabski jest żywiołowy, jego mieszkańcy nie żałują gestów, ruchów i mimiki, przy pomocy których zwracają się nieustannie do otoczenia i rozmówców, dając upust emocjom. To zachowanie wynika z postawy ...
    • Sa‘īda Bint Ḫāṭir al-Fārisī–the water of ice and fire 

      Michalak-Pikulska, Barbara (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2002)
      The beginnings of Omani women’s literary work go back to the previous century, when the Sultan of Oman and Zanzibar’s daughter Sayyida Sālma Bint Sa‘īd started to write her memoirs, which were published in Berlin in 1886 ...
    • Search for identity in modern Arabic prose 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2004)
      Bedouins in headscarves, men in jeans and suits, they all speak one Arabic language and search for their place in the world, uncertainly, bravely, with hope. This is a picture that comes up from the modern Arab prose that ...
    • The Secret Doors: Uncovering the History of Arab Women Writers 

      Oleksy, Alicja (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2002)
      According to Bouthaina Shaaban, professor of literature at Damascus University, the story of Arab women novelists reflects, in many ways, the story of most women in different disciplines. It is the story of abundant ...
    • The seventy-yard long chain desert (The prose of Ibrāhīm al-Kawnī) 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 1996)
      Odysseus had already abandoned his young and beautiful wife to begin dangerous travels. He was followed by hundreds of heroes of myths and legends who gave themselves up to the adventures far away from home. But they usually ...
    • Space and time in the novels of ‘Abd ar-Raḥmān Munīf 

      Machut-Mendecka, Ewa (Katedra Arabistyki i Islamistyki, Uniwersytet Warszawski, 2003)
      In his writings, ‘Abd ar-Raḥmān Munīf introduces the reader right into the middle of the Arab desert, which he portrays with passion and mastery, and he is lavish in giving us the expressive pictures of everyday toil and ...
    • Symbol Kataru – poeta i orator Katari Ibn al-Fudża’a 

      Pachniak, Katarzyna (Ibidem, 2009)
      Pustynne tereny, na których położony jest dzisiejszy Katar, nie mogą poszczycić się wieloma wybitnymi postaciami, które zaznaczyły się w dziejach kultury arabsko-muzułmańskiej w okresie średniowiecznym, czyli w czasach jej ...