The zuihitsu, for which there is no Western counterpart, is a Japanese genre sometimes described as a prose miscellany or random notes.
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"Islamic Spain is now remembered as a place where Muslims, Christians and Jews created a vibrant polyglot civilization.
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Poems By Heart brings people together to recite from memory the poems they love. Participants are asked to memorize a new poem each month that someone else has written.