Adnan Haydar

Adnan F. Haydar (University of Massachusetts, Amherst) has lectured and published studies on the applicability of Parry’s and Lord’s theories to classical and modern Arabic poetry. His forthcoming book, The Metrics of Lebanese Zajal Poetry, highlights the relationship between musical and poetic meter and studies the rhetorical strategies used in verbal dueling.

Articles by Adnan Haydar

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