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Arabic literature: Books

A selection of resources focusing on Arabic literature


Abdel-Malek, Kamal, and Hallaq, Wael B., eds. Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in Arabic Literature : Essays in Honor of Professor Issa J. Boullata. Leiden, NLD: Brill Academic Publishers, 2000. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Abudi, Dalya. Women and Gender: The Middle East and the Islamic World : Mothers and Daughters in Arab Women's Literature : The Family Frontier (1). Leiden, NL: Brill, 2010. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Allen, Roger.  An Introduction to Arabic Literature. Cambridge University Press, 2000. Electronic resource.

Badawi, M. M., ed. Modern Arabic Literature. 1st ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Cambridge Histories Online. Electronic resource.

Badawi, Muḥammad M. A Short History of Modern Arabic Literature. Oxford [England: Clarendon Press, 1993. Print resource.

Boullata, Issa J, Kamal Abdel-Malek, and Wael B. Hallaq. Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in Arabic Literature: Essays in Honor of Professor Issa J. Boullata. Leiden: Brill, 2000. Electronic resource.

Cachia, Pierre. Arabic Literature–An Overview. Taylor & Francis, 2002. Electronic resource.

Cohen-Mor, Dalya. Matter of Fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature Cary, US: Oxford University Press (US), 2001. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Cooke, Miriam. Women and the War StoryBerkeley:  University of California Press, 1996. Electronic resource.

Deguilhem, Randi, and Marin, Manuela, eds. Writing the Feminine : Women in Arab Sources. London, US: I.B.Tauris, 2002. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Gelder, G J. H. Classical Arabic Literature: A Library of Arabic Literature Anthology. New York: New York University Press, 2013. Electronic resource.

Gunther, Sebastian. Ideas, Images, and Methods of Portrayal : Insights into Classical Arabic Literature and Islam. Leiden, NL: BRILL, 2005. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Hartman, M.. Native Tongue, Stranger Talk: The Arabic and French Literary Landscapes of Lebanon. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2014. Project MUSE. Electronic resource.

Neuwirth, Angelika, Andreas Pflitsch, and Barbara Winckler. Arabic Literature: Postmodern Perspectives. London: Saqi, 2010. Print resource.

Rice, Alison. Polygraphies : Francophone Women Writing Algeria. Charlottesville, US: University of Virginia Press, 2012. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.

Starkey, Paul. Modern Arabic Literature. Edinburgh, GB: Edinburgh University Press, 2006. ProQuest ebrary. Electronic resource.


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