Arabic Emotions: From the Qur'an to the Popular Epic

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Dear Colleagues,
 
I am pleased to announce the publication of a special issue of Cultural History (8:2) on 'Arabic Emotions: From the Qur'an to the Popular Epic', co-edited by myself and Julia Bray.
 

The issue is now available online at: https://www.euppublishing.com/toc/cult/8/2?ai=18k&ui=uc&af=H or via the individual links below.
 

Editors' Preface
Helen Blatherwick and Julia Bray
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: v-vi.
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Prologue
Barbara H. Rosenwein
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 131-136.
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The Emotions of Conversion and Kinship in the Qur'an and the Sīra of Ibn Isḥāq
Karen Bauer
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 137-163.
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Gendering Emotions: Ṭarab, Women and Musical Performance in Three Biographical Narratives from ‘The Book of Songs’
Karen Moukheiber
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 164-183.
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Codes of Emotion in Ninth- and Tenth-Century Baghdad: Slave Concubines in Literature and Life-Writing
Julia Bray
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 184-201.
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Beyond Ḥalāl and Ḥarām: Ghayra (‘Jealousy’) as a Masculine Virtue in the Work of Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya
Marion Holmes Katz
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 202-225.
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‘And the Light in his Eyes Grew Dark’: The Representation of Anger in an Egyptian Popular Epic
Helen Blatherwick
Cultural History, Vol. 8, No. 2, October, 2019: 226-247.
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