Recent Publications

  • Books

    Kurpershoek, Marcel. Arabian Romantic: Poetry from 19th-20th Century Najd, ʿAbdallah ibn Sbayyil, Library of Arabic Literature, NYU Press, forthcoming 2018.

    Kurpershoek, Marcel. Arabian Satire: Hmedann al-Shwe’ir. Library of Arabic Literature, NYU Press, 2017.

  • Journals

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel. "Politics and the Art of Eulogy in Najdi Nabati Poetry: Ibn Sbayyil's Ode on Ibn Rashid and AI­ Shuway'ir's Apologies to Ibn Mu'ammar,” in: Quaderni di Studi Arabi (Istituto per L’Oriente Carlo AlfonsoNallino, forthcoming).

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel., “Two manuscripts of Bedouin Poetry in Strasbourg National and University Library and the Travels of Charles Huber in Arabia,” in: La Revue de Ia BNU, 16 (forthcoming).

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel. "Politics and the Art of Eulogy in Najdi Nabati Poetry: Ibn Sbayyil's Ode on Ibn Rashid and AI­ Shuway'ir's Apologies to Ibn Mu'ammar,” in: Quaderni di Studi Arabi (Istituto per L’Oriente Carlo AlfonsoNallino, forthcoming).

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel., “Burckhardt’s Quest for Bedouin Purity: Arabic Antecedents and European Followers,” in: Johann Ludwig Burckhardt: Exploration, Archaeology and Orientalism, between Enlightenment and Empire (Christoph Merian Verlag, forthcoming).

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel. "The Animals of Ḥmēdān, The dream of Ibn Sbayyil” in Ḥmēdān’s Bestiary and Ibn Sbayyil’s Dream, (King Fahd Cultural Center, 2017), 21-31.

    Kurpershoek, Paul Marcel. "Praying Mantis in the Desert. The Najdi Poet Ibn Subayyil Consumed with Love for the Bedouin." Arabian Humanities. Revue internationale d’archéologie et de sciences sociales sur la péninsule Arabique/International Journal of Archaeology and Social Sciences in the Arabian Peninsula 5 (2015).