Mahri Poetry Archive

The Ḥumaynī Pulse Moves East


Link to article


Samuel Liebhaber. “The Ḥumaynī Pulse Moves East: Yemeni Nationalism Meets Mahri Sung-Poetry,” British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies 38 no. 2 (2011): 249-265.


Poems cited in article:

Beautiful, Everything About You is Beautiful (Dīwān of Ḥājj Dākōn #15)

Watch Out and Be Warned (Dīwān of Ḥājj Dākōn #16)

I’m Not to Blame (Dīwān of Ḥājj Dākōn #17)

Work Song for Stitching and Repairing Fabric



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