OLGA M. DAVIDSON is Lecturer in Persian and Arabic Languages and Literatures in the Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University. She received her Ph.D degree from Princeton University.
POET AND HERO IN THE PERSIAN BOOK OF KINGS
Poet and Hero in the Persian Book of Kings enhances our understanding of the relationship between myth and epic. It will be welcomed by readers working in such fields as comparative literature, Middle Eastern Studies, folklore, literary theory, and comparative religion.