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Title: An introduction to humour and jokes in Somali culture
Authors: Geshekter, Charles L.
Said Ahmed Warsama
Book Authors: R.J. Hayward, I.M. Lewis (eds)
Discipline: Center for Somali Studies List of Subjects::Literature
Center for Somali Studies List of Subjects::Anthropology
Xoghayaha Xarunta Cilmibaarista Soomaaliyeed::Suugaan
Xoghayaha Xarunta Cilmibaarista Soomaaliyeed::Antaraboolooji
Soggettario Centro Studi Somalo::LETTERATURA
Soggettario Centro Studi Somalo::ANTROPOLOGIA
Keywords: humour
culture
identity
folktales
kaftan
dhaqan
hayb
sheeka dhaqameed
umorismo
cultura
identità
racconto popolare
Issue Date: 1996
Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Ltd
Type: bookPart
Journal: Voice and Power (African Languages and Cultures, Supplement 3)
Call Number: Originale conservato presso il Centro studi Somali : http://host.uniroma3.it/centri/CentroStudiSomali/index.php
Pages: 141-153
Abstract: The article provides an overlook on Somali culture and sense of humour, how they use it and in which forms (riddles, stories, satire, jokes and banter), how it sheds light on Somali society and its sense of identity. The article provides the translation and explanation of seven 'jocular folktales', humourous anecdotes with a didactic message.
Maqaalku wuxuu si kooban uga hadlayaa dhaqanka iyo kaftanka Soomaalida, sida ay Soomaalidu u adeegsato kaftanka iyo qaabbkiisa (xalxiraal, sheeko, kaftan isdhaafsasho). Waxaa kaloo maqaalkan ku dhex jira tarjumaad lagu sameeyay toddoba sheeko kaftameed oo ay sidaan farriin waxbarasho.
L'articolo fornisce un'introduzione sulla cultura e il senso dell'umorismo somalo, come i somali lo utilizzano e in quali forme (indovinelli, storie, satira, scherzi e scambi di battute), come il suo impiego getta luce sulla società somala e il relativo senso identitario. L'articolo contiene inoltre la traduzione di sette 'racconti spiritosi', ossia aneddoti umoristici che presentano un intento didattico.
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Faylku diyar ma ah waayo daabacaha ma oggola in lagu nashariyo "Open Access".
File correlato non disponibile per mancata autorizzazione da parte della casa editrice alla pubblicazione in Open Access.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2307/5195
Language: en
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