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Title: Describing literary Maltese : concordances to Dun Karm and Ruzar Briffa
Other Titles: Variation and change : the dynamics of Maltese in space, time and society
Authors: Brincat, Joseph M. (Giuseppe)
Keywords: Karm, Dun, 1871-1961
Karm, Dun, 1871-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation
Poets, Maltese -- 20th century
Maltese poetry -- 20th century
Maltese poetry -- History and criticism
Briffa, Ruzar, 1906-1963
Briffa, Ruzar, 1906-1963 -- Criticism and interpretation
Lexicology -- Malta
Language and culture -- Malta
Maltese language -- Etymology
Maltese language -- History
Maltese language -- Standardization
Karm, Dun, 1871-1961 -- Correspondence
Briffa, Ruzar, 1906-1963 -- Correspondence
Friggieri, Oliver, 1947-2020 -- Criticism and interpretation
Friggieri, Oliver, 1947-2020 . Dun Karm. Il-poeziji migbura
Friggieri, Oliver, 1947-2020 . Dun Karm. Il-poeziji migbura -- Criticism and interpretation
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: De Gruyter
Citation: Brincat, J. M. (2011). Describing literary Maltese : concordances to Dun Karm and Ruzar Briffa. In S. Caruana, R. Fabri & T. Stolz (Eds.), Variation and change : the dynamics of Maltese in space, time and society (pp. 33-43). De Gruyter.
Series/Report no.: Studia Typologica;9
Abstract: In 2007 Oliver Friggieri published in one volume all the poems written by Dun Karm Psaila, which were previously scattered in various newspapers and rare periodicals. This provided a long-awaited opportunity to study the local variety of Italian belonging to the literary genre and I decided to start with a concordance to Dun Kann's poems. I then thought it worthwhile to compare his lexicon with that of his Maltese poems. Another step was a comparison between Dun Karm's lexical choices and those of another highly-rated Maltese poet, Ruzar Briffa. In this paper I present and compare the results obtained by three students, Catherine Aquilina, Olivia De Brincat and Christian Sciberras who wrote dissertations under my guidance.
L-ewzzjoni tal-poeziji li Dun Karm Psaila kiteb bit-Taljan offriet, fl-2007, opportunitl wisq mistennija biex jigi studjat it-Taljan ta' Malta fil-varjeta letterarja tiegnu u bdejt bi progett biex jinbnew ilkonkordanzi, lista tal-kliem kollu ui:at fdawn il-poeziji. Gietni wkoll il-kurZita biex inqabbel il-kliem uZat mill-istess awtur fil-poezija bit-Taljan mal-kliem uzat fil-poezija bil-Malti. Deherli utli wkoll inqabbel it-tendenzi fl-ghai:la tal-vokabolarju bejn Dun Karm u Ruzar Briffa. Bix-xognol ta' tliet studenti, Catherine Aquilina, Olivia De Brincat, u Christian Sciberras, inkisbu dawn ir-riZultati.
ISBN: 9783050056487
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