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wedding of Zein & other stories

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Other titlesWedding of Zein and other stories.
Statementby Tayeb Salih ; translated from the Arabic y Denys Johnson-Davies & illustrated by Ibrahim Salahi.
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LC ClassificationsPJ7862.A564 U7213 1988
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Pagination120 p. :
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Open LibraryOL2037804M
ISBN 100435900471
LC Control Number88014137

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My favorite of the three stories was the namesake of the book, 'The Wedding of Zein,' but this is probably because it was the longest and thus had more space for character development/5. The Wedding of Zeintakes place in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’sSeason of Migration to the Northis largely set, but here the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the villagers is comic and redemptive rather than tragic.

Everyone in the village is dumbfounded when the news goes around that Zein is getting married—Zein the /5(3). The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories by Tayeb Salih,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories: Tayeb Salih: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(K).

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The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories Tayeb Salih, Ibrahim Salahi. Year: Publisher: Three Continents Pr. Language: Wedding of Zein & other stories book can write a book review and share your experiences.

Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not. "The Wedding of Zein" actually includes three separate stories, all set in pleasant, rural, Muslim villages of the Sudan, in Africa.

The book is named after one of the stories. The other two are called "The Doum Tree of Wad Hamid," and "A Handful of Dates."Cited by: 2. Get this from a library. The wedding of Zein and other stories. [al-Ṭayyib Ṣāliḥ; Denys Johnson-Davies; Ibrahim El Salahi] -- A collection of short stories by Arabic author Tayeb Salih.

The Wedding of Zein" unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih's tragic. Get this from a library. The wedding of Zein: and other stories. [al-Ṭayyib Ṣāliḥ; Denys Johnson-Davies] -- "The Wedding of Zein unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih's tragic masterpiece Season of Migration to the North is set.

Here, however, the story. "The Wedding of Zein" is consider to be a great literary masterpiece of a renowned Arabic writer, Tayeb Salleh. This book was first published in Arabic language and had went through major translation of other distinctive languages.

In an instant period, this book has being translated into German, Latin and English Language. “The Wedding of. By Blaire (Ninglin) Zhang, V Form. What The Wedding of Zein Teaches Us About Islam. While The Wedding of Zein by Tayeb Salih portrays the day-to-day life of various seemingly unconnected groups of people in a Sudanese village, it poses important questions about the religion of Islam.

In describing events leading up to Zein’s wedding and reactions of the villagers, Salih reveals. THE WEDDING OF ZEIN And Other Stories TAYEB SALIH Translated from the Arabic by DENYS JOHNSON-DAVIES Introduction by HISHAM MATAR Illustrated by IBRAHIM SALAHI NEW YORK REVIEW BOOKS New York Contents Cover Biographical Notes Title Page Introduction THE WEDDING OF ZEIN Dedication The Doum Tree of Wad Hamid A Handful of Dates The Wedding of Zein.

“The Wedding of Zein” unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’s tragic masterpiece Season of Migration to the North is set. Here, however, the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the villagers is comic.

Zein is the village idiot, and everyone in the village is dumbfounded when the news goes around that he will be getting. The Wedding of Zein was dramatised in Libya and was a prize-winner at the Cannes Film Festival in the '70s. The title story of this collection is a comic novella centering on the unlikely nuptials of the town eccentric Zein.

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The prestigious Altayeb Salih Prize for Creative Writing was founded in his : Tayeb SALIH. Inshortly after Salih's death, Zain Sudan created the Al-Tayeb Salih Prize for Creative Writing. The competition includes short stories, poetry and novels and is open to writers from all over the world. Bibliography (partial) Doumat wad Hamid () Urs al-Zayn (), or The Wedding of Zein; A Handful of Dates (short story ).

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software An illustration of two photographs. The wedding of Zein & other stories Item Preview remove-circlePages: The Wedding of Zein is a novella, set in a town in the Sudan, and tells the story of how the "village idiot"got to marry the most eligible young woman in the town (and she agrees to marry him!).

Immediately upon being born, it is said, the infant Zein did not cry but burst out laughing.4/5(7). By Lora Xie, IV Form Reflection on Wedding of Zein by Tayeb Salih Both Haneen and the Imam are important religious leaders in the village's spiritual life.

While Haneen, a Sufi master, represents the mystery of Islam, the Imam represents the traditions and doctrines of Islam. However, both of them bring God into the village life. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Wedding of Zein by Tayeb Salih (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. " The Wedding of Zein unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’s tragic masterpiece Season of Migration to the North is set. Here, however, the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the villagers is comic.

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The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。. About The Wedding of Zein “The Wedding of Zein” unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’s tragic masterpiece Season of Migration to the North is set.

Here, however, the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the villagers is comic. Along with The Wedding of Zein, his books in English include Season of Migration to the North (also published as an NYRB Classic) and Bandarshah.

Denys Johnson-Davies () translated more than thirty-five books by modern Arab authors, including Naguib Mahfouz and Mahmoud Darwish. The Wedding Of Zein About book: They rode behind the pasha’s son into Nubia and farther down into the heartland of the Sudan, where they seized the province of Kordofan.

They then turned east into the state of Sennar. Such was the painful birth of modern Sudan. Paradoxically, the invaders’ actions had the effect of uniting the native farmers, merchants, and tribesmen in resistance to them.

"The Wedding of Zein" takes place in the same village on the upper Nile where Salih's "Season of Migration to the North" is largely set, but here the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory, voices of the villagers is comic and redemptive rather than tragic.“The Wedding of Zein” unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’s tragic 5/5(3).

The Wedding of Zein and Other Sudanese Stories (African Writers Series) Tayeb Salih. Published by Heinemann () ISBN ISBN Used. The Wedding of Zein (New York Review Books Classics) Salih, Tayeb. Published by NYRB Classics () ISBN ISBN Used. The Wedding of Zein and Other Sudanese Stories (Paperback) Published September 1st by Heinemann Educational Books Paperback, pages Author(s): Tayeb Salih, Ibrahim Salahi (Illustrator), Denys Johnson-Davies (Translator), الطيب صالح (مؤلف) ISBN.

Books Fiction & Literature Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tabEnd date: There is a lot that could be said about Tayeb Salih's The Wedding of wrote this short story collection just prior to his more-famous Seasons of Migrations to the North - a book I have previously called a "serious masterpiece" - and many of the themes carry through all three short stories in Zein and right on through into Seasons.

I have found myself most interested in the structure.Tayeb Salih, The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories (transl.

by Denys Johnson‐Davies and illustr. by Ibrahim Salahi. Arab Auth London, ). Ghassan Kanafani, Men in the Sun and Other Stories (transl. with an introduction by Hilary Kilpatrick. Arab Auth London and Washington, D.C., ).