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O literaturze tatarskiej w aspekcie międzynarodowym
About Tatar Literature in International Context

Author(s): Iwona Radziszewska
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies, Studies of Literature, Comparative Study of Literature
Published by: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego
Keywords: comparative literature; Tatars of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania; Tatar literature; literature history; Islam; Oriental studies in Poland; kitabistics

Summary/Abstract: The following paper offers an overview of the volume “Aesthetic Aspects of the Literature of Polish, Belarusian and Lithuanian Tatars (16th–21st Century)”. The publication contains the lectures of from the International Conference which was devoted to Tatar literature and culture, held in Białystok and Sokółka from 14th to 15th November 2014. The texts written in Polish, English and Russian are grouped in three chapters: Manuscripts of the Tatars of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Contemporary literature of Polish Tatars and The Tatars – literary and cultural context. Each of them presents interesting facts about unique (copied and compiled} religious manuscripts: kitabs, khamails, tefsirs, and articles about Tatar essayists, journalists and poets, expanding the knowledge about the Tatars community.

  • Issue Year: 2016
  • Issue No: 7
  • Page Range: 325-330
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Polish