Kurpershoek Poetry

On this page you can find a comprehensive overview of poems from Kurpershoek's trilogy: Oral Poetry and Narratives from Central Arabia.

 

Volume 1:

A collection of oral poetry by ad-Dindān, a bedouin poet of the Duwāsir tribe in southern Najd. View the product's webpage here.

 

 

Volume 2:

The Story of a Desert Knight is the second volume of a trilogy entitled Oral Poetry and Narratives from Central Arabia.

 

It is devoted to the narratives told about and the poems composed by Šlēwīḥ al-‘Aṭāwi and his brother Bxīt, both famous desert knights in the middle and second half of the nineteenth century.

The principal source of this book is Šlēwīḥ's great-grandson Xālid, a sheikh of the ‘Utaybah tribe. View the product's webpage here.

 

 

Volume 3:

The work of four contemporary Bedouin poets of the Dawāsir tribe in southern Najd. View the prodict's webpage here.