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ED EMERY

 

“Maqamaat, Machberoth and Shadow Plays”

by Ed Emery [Univ. adversitatis]

 

SUMMARY: A vulgar satirical muwashshah from Cairo c. 1310. Another vulgar satirical muwashshah from Cairo, c. 1974. Lines of continuity. Public performance and prototheatricality of muwashshah and zajalesque forms.