HDS 4070

Sufi Traditions in Persian Literature

Chad Kia

Description

Readings in classical Persian literature from Rudaki and Attar to Rumi and Hafez, with emphasis on fundamental themes of the Sufi tradition. Practice in grammar and composition at an advanced level will develop the student's ability to read high literary texts, both in prose and poetry. Prerequisite: At least two years of Persian or equivalent.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: No
Jointly offered as Persian 151

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Scheduling

0.50 credits
Spring 2014
Mon Wed 2pm-3:30pm
FAS Sever Hall Room 112

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Islamic Studies
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Islam
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) Content language course