Ar 521 Extemporized-sung Poetry and Folk Songs of the Arabs

Reading, translating, and analyzing texts of extemporized-sung folk poetry (zajal) covering major genres and lyrics of folk songs composed in vernacular Arabic; viewing videos of social occasions where these genres are performed. Conducted in English.



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Also offered for undergraduate-level credit as Ar 421 and may be taken only once for credit.