The concept of genre in medieval Arabic literature

Gyöngyi Oroszi

PhD student at the Catholic University of Budapest

icon-calendar Tuesday April 26ᵗʰ, 2016

20160426_Seminaire_Gyongyi_OrosziRather than starting from existing categories, Gyöngyi Oroszi tries to explore the understanding the ancient authors had for their own literary work, particularly when they compile collections of histories and modify them so they could become integrated in a new collection.