The Syrian World Vol. 06 no. 05

Title

The Syrian World Vol. 06 no. 05

Description

Vol. 6 no. 05 of The Syrian World published January 1932. The issue opens with a travel journal entry from Ameen Rihani detailing his experiences in Aden, which he describes as a “once beautiful and hospitable Arab city.” This piece is followed by a poem titled The Prophet by Thomas Asa a regular contributor to the Syrian World, this specific poem is dedicated to Kahlil Gibran who passed the previous year. After an article by Dr. F. I. Shatara discussing Arab contributions to World Civilizations, there is a collection of poetry edited by Barbara Young. H. I Katibah follows with a discussion on the challenge of liberalism for Islam. There is also a focus in this issue on the Maronite Christian religion due to the death of the Maronite Patriarch, Elias Peter Howayek. The two articles focused around the above topic are followed by classic pieces of Arab literature, and three book reviews. The issue closes with an update on the political developments in Syria, and a collection of Syrian World News articles.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Rights

Donor retains full ownership of any and all copyright currently controlled in agreement with Khayrallah Center. Nonexclusive right to authorize all uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA).

Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

TSW1932_01reducedWM

Coverage

104 Greenwich St., New York, NY

Files

TSW1932_01reducedWM.pdf

Collection

Citation

Salloum A. Mokarzel and Syrian-American Press, “The Syrian World Vol. 06 no. 05,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed June 18, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/36316.