Feb 6, 2021
Dr. Kevin Blankinship, BYU Utah, speaks about the life, works and legacy of one of the greatest Abbasid poets, Abū al-ʿAtāhiyyaḧ, known particularly for his ascetic poetry.
This is the fourth part of a twelve part series exploring
classical Arabic poetry which can be utlised in college-level
teaching programmes. For more on our guest, see kblankinship.com.
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