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Text Box: Mawlana Rumi Review is an annual academic review dedicated to the life, thought, poetry and legacy of Mawlana (an honorific meaning “Our Master”) Jala al-Din Rumi (d. 1273). It is a publication of the Rumi Institute, Near East University, Cyprus, and the Rumi Studies Group at the Centre for Persian and Iranian Studies, University of Exeter, U.K. The journal publishes articles, reports, poems, review articles and book reviews. Edited by Dr. Leonard Lewisohn of University of Exeter, the journal welcomes articles on Rumi’s art of story-telling, poetic imagery, theology, spiritual psychology, ecumenism, erotic spiritualty, pedagogy, hermeneutics, ethics, epistemology, prophetology, metaphysics, cosmology, and the heritage of Rumi’s thought in modern and medieval literary history, interpretation and commentary of his works such as the Mathnawi and Divan Shams, and literary translations of his poetry. 
Website: www.mawlanarumireview.com
Mawlana Rumi Review may be purchased online from Archetyp at www.archetypebooks.com

Most recent issue: Volume 5 (2014)

Mawlana Rumi Review

Text Box: Rumi Poetry Club
Text Box: Celebrating Inspirational Words & Perennial Wisdom
Text Box: Saved by Beauty: Adventures of an American Romantic in Iran, by Roger Housden (Broadway Books, 2011)
Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India, by William Dalrymple (Bloomsbury, 2009; Vintage, 2011)
Six Weeks to Yehidah, by Melissa Studdard (All Things That Matter Press, 2011)
A More Beautiful Question: The Spiritual in Poetry and Art, by Glenn Hughes (University of Missouri Press, 2011)
The Wars of Love and Other Poems, by Charles Upton (Sophia Perennis, 2011)
The Conference of the Birds, by Peter Sis (Penguin, 2011)

A Jewel in the Dust, poems by Brian Darnell (Sweat Tea Publications, 2011)

Letters to a Young Poet, by Rainer Maria Rilke (W.W. Norton, 1934; 1993)

Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching, translated by D.C. Lau (Penguin Classics, 1963)

Creation: A Novel, Gore Vidal  (Vintage Books, 2002)
Silk Road: A New History, Valerie Hansen (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Man’s Search for Meaning, by Victor E. Frankl (1959, Beacon Press, 2006 reprint)
The Essential Dogen, edited by Kazuaki Tanashi & Peter Levitt (Shambhala, 2013)

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