Download e-book for kindle: Modern Persian Literature in Afghanistan: Anomalous Visions by Wali Ahmadi

By Wali Ahmadi

ISBN-10: 0415437784

ISBN-13: 9780415437783

ISBN-10: 1138780049

ISBN-13: 9781138780040

With the unleashing of the "War on Terror" within the aftermath of Sep 11, Afghanistan has develop into well-liked within the information. although, we have to take pleasure in that no important realizing of latest heritage, politics and society of this state may be completed with no thorough research of the Afghan come upon with cultural and literary modernity and modernization.

Modern Persian Literature in Afghanistan does simply that. The e-book deals a balanced and interdisciplinary research of the wealthy and admirable modern poetry and fiction of a land lengthy stricken by wars and invasions. It units out to illustrate that, in the trajectory of the union among sleek aesthetic mind's eye and politics, creativity and construction, and illustration and heritage, the modernist intervention enabled many modern poets and writers of fiction to withstand the overt politicization of the literary box, with no evading politics or disavowing the trendy state.

The interpretative strikes and nuanced readings of a chain of literary texts make this publication a big contribution to a slightly ignored quarter of study and study.

Winner of the Iranian international Prize for ebook of the yr in Islamics experiences 2009

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