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Liyongo songs poems attributed to Fumo Liyongo

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Published by Köppe in Köln .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Liyongo (Legendary character) -- Poetry.,
  • Folk literature, Swahili -- Criticism, Textual.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcollected and edited by the Liyongo Working Group ; Gudrun Miehe (editing coordinator); Abdilatif Abdalla ... [et al.].
GenrePoetry.
SeriesArchiv afrikanistischer Manuskripte -- Bd. 7
ContributionsMiehe, Gudrun., Abdalla, Abdilatif, 1946-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL8704.Z95 E57 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 230 p. :
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19758743M
ISBN 103896451723

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zimekusanywa na kuhaririwa na Jopo la Utafiti kuhusu Liyongo = Liyongo songs: poems attributed to Fumo Liyongo / collected and edited by the Liyongo Working Group ; . MKASA wa SHUJAA LIYONGO ni hadithi inayomulika kinyang'anyiro cha uongozi kati ya ndugu wawili: Liyongo na Daudi Mringwari. Baba yao Fumo anapofariki kutokana na ugonjwa, wanaanza kung'ang'ania uongozi wa Jimbo la Shanga. Mvutano huu unaishia katika kifo cha Liyongo mikononi mwa mtoto wake Moni. Kisa cha Fumo Liyongo ni kitabu kinachosimulia hadithi ya Fumo Liyongo, shujaa aliyeishi zamani katika pwani ya Kenya. Hiki ni kisa ambacho kimesimuliwa kwa ustadi na namna ya kumchangamsha msomaji. Soma ujue yaliyompata Liyongo na jinsi alivyoonyesha ustadi mkubwa akipambana na maadui zake. Hii ni mojawapo ya hadithi za kuburudisha kabisa. The songbook section includes collections of tabs along with discounts for all music styles.

The Long Song is a historical novel by Andrea Levy published in that was the recipient of the Walter Scott Prize. It was Levy's fifth novel, following the publication of Small Island. In December , a three-part television adaptation of the same name was broadcast on BBC One.   Si Fumo Liyongo ay isang lider ng mga Swahili na namuhay noon sa Aprika. Hindi tiyak kung kailan talaga siya ipinanganak ngunit malamang ito ay sa pagitan ng ika-9 at ika siglo. Tinatawag din sa simpleng bansag na Liongo, siya ay hari o prinsipe ng Isla ng Pate na malapit sa Kenya. Sinsabing si Liongo ang kumatha sa karamihan sa mga tradisyunal na tula, kuwento at awit ng mga Swahili. The content of Matundura's page story is based on the Utenzi wa Fumo Liyongo epic that has been a subject of academic debates centred on the personality of the legend. It is a story of a. Most of the literature on Liongo belongs to the oral tradition but a few songs about Liongo, in an archaic form of Swahili transcribed into the Arabic and Latin alphabets, dating back to around the 13th century, provide valuable historical and anthropological data: they describe ancient wedding rituals, the role of palm wine in ancient Swahili society and gungu dances.