2015-2016 Catalog 
    
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2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARBT 120 CM - Arabic Novel in English Translation

Students will read, enjoy, and discuss important Arabic novels which have been translated into English. The Arabic novel is a reflection of Arab society, and its themes are interconnected with the economic, political, historical, and religious aspects of modern Arab society. The course provides an overview of Arab literary history and examines the origins and developments of the Arabic novel in early 20th century, the influence of Western literature, and the significant role of modern Arab novelists. It focuses on major themes and works written by leading Arab novelists in contemporary times.
 

Offered: Occasionally

Credit: 1

Course Number: ARBT120 CM