Scheherazade


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Scheherazade:

see Thousand and One NightsThousand and One Nights
or Arabian Nights,
series of anonymous stories in Arabic, considered as an entity to be among the classics of world literature. The cohesive plot device concerns the efforts of Scheherezade, or Sheherazade, to keep her husband, King Shahryar (or
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Scheherazade

escapes being put to death by telling stories for 1001 nights. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]
See: Cunning

Scheherazade

spins yams for Sultan for 1001 nights. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]

Scheherazade

forestalls her execution with 1,001 tales. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]
References in classic literature ?
These words, as I learn from the "Isitsoornot," both grieved and astonished Scheherazade; but, as she knew the king to be a man of scrupulous integrity, and quite unlikely to forfeit his word, she submitted to her fate with a good grace.
The girl, Scheherazade, came up with an ingenious plan to tame the king.
Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, head of the inauguration ceremony committee of the Sharjah World Book Capital (SWBC), had earlier said that the show would take Sharjah's "cultural and humanitarian message to the world through an untold story of Scheherazade".
Summary: Story of Scheherazade will mark launch of the city as the Unesco World Book Capital 2019
Summary: The newly opened, permanent Downtown space of Artual Galley inaugurated the occasion with its first exhibition, "The Thousand and One Nights," displaying the varied interpretation of seven American artists of the renowned tale of Scheherazade and stories she spun each night.
He was awarded for his movies "Al-Le'eb Ma'al Kobar" (Playing with Big People) in 1991, "Ehky ya Scheherazade" (Tell the Story, Scheherazade) in 2009, and "Ot W Far" (Cat and Mouse) in 2015.
The Storyteller's Nostos: Recreating Scheherazade and Odysseus in Kazuo Ishiguro's Never Let Me Go
The show begins with the tale of Scheherazade, the young woman wed to a murderous king who indefinitely delays her own execution by regaling her husband with cliffhangers.
The stories have been adapted for a family audience, not least the tale which frames everything with Scheherazade telling the tales to the Sultan who, in order to ensure his wife is faithful to him, marries a new bride each day, executing his previous spouse.
Philadelphia, PA, November 30, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Scheherazade, op.
The "Fairy Tales -- Scheherazade" program includes three pieces: Ravel's Alborada del Gracioso, Ginastera's Harp Concerto, Op.
RUSSIAN romanticism was unleashed at Huddersfield Town Hall when Slaithwaite Philharmonic Orchestra's latest concert under the baton of Benjamin Ellin featured two prime examples - the piano concerto No 1 of Rachmaninov and the Scheherazade suite by Rimsky Korsakov.