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Title: Somaliness. Between the nostalgia of orality and the exigency of writing
Authors: Ali Moussa Iye
Book Authors: M.S. Lilius (ed.)
Discipline: Center for Somali Studies List of Subjects::Literature
Xoghayaha Xarunta Cilmibaarista Soomaaliyeed::Suugaan
Soggettario Centro Studi Somalo::LETTERATURA
Keywords: orality
Somali language
suugaan hidda-afeed
af Soomaali
letteratura orale
lingua somala
Issue Date: 2001
Publisher: Centre for Continuing Education, Åbo Akademi University
Type: bookPart
Journal: Proceedings of EASS/SSIA International Congress of Somali Studies. Variations on the theme of Somaliness
Call Number: Originale conservato presso il Centro studi Somali :
Pages: 458-462
Abstract: The author describes Somalis relationship with orality, characterised by a sort of nostalgia of a mythical oral world, and writing, linked with the exigency of today reality.
Qorugu wuxuu maqaalkan ku falanqaynayaa xiriirka ay Soomaalidu la leedahay hidda-afeedka, taasoo u sabab ah hilaowga ay u qabaan xilligii hidda afeedku uu aad u qiima badnaa, iyo adeegsika far-qoraalka, kaasoo ku xiran baahida nolosha dunida casriga ah.
L'autore descrive la relazione dei somali con l'oralità, caratterizzata da una sorta di nostalgia per un'epoca orale quasi mitizzata, e la scrittura, legata invece alle esigenze del mondo moderno.
Language: en
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