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Date: April 1913
Vol. 1 No. 1 of الفنون, or Al-Funun was published in April 1913.  The first issue opened with a photograph of and poem by Kahlil Gibran and a short story by Amin Rihani and ended with a statement of purpose written by the editors. Between these, the…
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Date: April 1917
Vol. 2 No. 11 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in April 1917. This issue includes a short story by Kahlil Gibran and poetry by Mikhail Naimy and Ni`mah al-Hajj. This issue continues the serialization of Ameen Rihani’s novella Zanbaqat al-Ghawr [The…
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Date: April 1929
Vol. 3 no. 10 of The Syrian World published April 1929 begins with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur titled Syrians' Loyalty to America and it discusses the nature of their dedication to the United States, the basis of their political allegiance, and…
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Date: April 1930
Vol. 4 no. 08 of The Syrian World published April 1930. The issue opens with an interview conducted by Salloum Mokarzel with El-Atassi a Syrian Nationalist Leader and President of the Constituent assembly Discusses the Political Situation. This is…
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Date: April 1931
Vol. 5 no. 08 of The Syrian World published April 1931. The issue is especially long as it was published the same month famed poet and contributor to the Syrian World, Kahlil Gibran, passed away. There are only just a few inclusions in the article…
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Date: April 1932
Vol. 6 no. 07 of the Syrian World published April 1932. The issue opens with an apology discussing how the March issue was never published, and as a result the April issue is longer in order to compensate. The first article featured is by H. I.…
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Date: August 1913
Vol. 1 No. 5 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in August 1913. This issue contains a number of pieces by the authors who would form the Pen League:  it opens with a short story by Kahlil Gibran; has two pieces by Ameen Rihani, a short story and…
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Date: August 1916
Vol. 2 No. 3 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in August 1916. It contains a short story by Ameen Rihani, as well as continuing the serialization of his novella Zanbaqat al-Ghawr [The Lily of the Valley]. Additional work by mahjari authors include a…
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Date: August 1917
Vol. 3 No. 1 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in August 1917. This issue features short stories by Ameen Rihani and Kahlil Gibran, an essay by Hanna Khabbaz, literary criticism by Mikhail Naimy, and poetry by Ibn Ta`mah and Iliya Abu Madi.…
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Date: August 1927
Vol. 2 no. 02 of The Syrian World published August 1927. The issue opens with an article by Philip K. Hitti that discusses the Syrian leadership in Arabic Affairs. This article is followed by a poem by Dr. Salim Y. Alkazin and more Syrian Folk Songs…
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Vol. 1 No. 9 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in December 1913. This issue continues the serialization of Ameen Rihani’s novella Zanbaqat al-Ghawr [The Lily of the Valley]. Other work originally written in Arabic includes a piece of criticism by…
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Vol. 2 No. 7 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in December 1916. It features poetry by Kahlil Gibran and Raghib Mitraj, short stories by Amin Mushriq and Tawfiq Halal, and a continuation of Ameen Rihani’s novella Zanbaqat al-Ghawr [The Lily of the…
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Vol. 1 No. 06 of The Syrian World published December 1926 is focused around Christmas. It opens with an article discussing The Spirit of Christmas and is followed by a poem by Kahlil Gibran. Overall this issue focuses on what Christmas is like for…
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Vol. 3 no. 06 of The Syrian World published December 1928. The issue begins with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur titled A Federation of Syrian Societies. It discusses how Syrian-Americans are organizing these societies in order to secure their future…
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Vol. 6 no. 04 of The Syrian World published December 1931. This issue begins with an article by Hatib I. Katibah discussing Palestine and how exactly it became the small Syrian province lying at the intersection of three continents. Katibah breaks…
TSW1931_12reducedWM.pdf

Vol. 2 No. 9 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in February 1917. It features poetry by Kahlil Gibran, Mikhail Naimy, and Rashid Salim al-Khuri, an essay by Hanna Khabbaz, and a short story by Amin Mushriq. There is also literary criticism by Mikhail…
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Vol. 6 no. 06 of The Syrian World published February 1932. The issue opens with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur that discusses the racial pride Syrian and Lebanese people should have as a result of the historical accomplishments of their ancestors.…
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Date: January 1917
Vol. 2 No. 8 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in January 1917. It contains short stories by Kahlil Gibran and Shabli Shumayyil, poetry by Amin Mushriq, Iliya Abu Madi, and Ni’mah al-Hajj, literary criticism by Mikhail Naimy, and a continuation of…
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Date: January 1930
Vol. 4 no. 05 of The Syrian World published January 1930. The issue begins with a discussion on Syrians' contributions to society introduced by Rev. W. A. Mansur. As is usual with Mansur's writings in the Syrian World it is imbued with patriotism and…
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