Afterword: Three Questions about <i>Tombeau of Ibn Arabi</i>

Jean-Luc Nancy

in Tombeau of Ibn Arabi and White Traverses

Published by Fordham University Press

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780823231140
Published online March 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780823237197 | DOI:
Afterword: Three Questions about Tombeau of Ibn Arabi

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This chapter addresses three questions: What is a tombeau? Who is speaking? Why is there no punctuation other than commas, throughout the single sentence that makes up each stanza and that ends with a period (sometimes a question mark)?

Keywords: tombeau; commas; speakers; poetry

Chapter.  1226 words. 

Subjects: Islam

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