The philosophy of Place in Abbas Salih's Collection My Loneliness is Like Drops of Rain

  • Asst. Inst. Pary omer Ali Sulaymaniyah University
  • Asst. Inst. Srwa Tahir Ali Halabcha University
  • Inst. Dr. Hemn Kareem Halabchah University


One of the crucial subjects that has a great influence in kurdish literary works  and other nations and has long inspired literary writers is "place".  Place is a basic and important concept that has motivated all literary writers, without it they wouldn't have been able to reach their works to properness. Moreover the place in all literary works encompass a big role, of a literary piece entitled the philosophy of place in the collection of ( My loneliness is alike drops of Rain) of  Abbas Salih. This research consists of two significant parts. The first section is the theoretical part of the research that deals with introducing place, the philosophy and effect of place to the poet, the position and importance of place in kurdish literary works and the types of place. The second part of the research is the practical of place in Abbas Salih's poems. Furthermore what brings more questions for us as a researcher is researching the concept and philosophy of place. As well as the aim of the research  is generally displaying the place in kurdish literary works  and specifically in contemporary poems and in poet' s contemporary view of it's poems. So the method of this research is considering the descriptive analysis to  explain the poemic texts.

May 4, 2022
How to Cite
ALI, Asst. Inst. Pary omer; ALI, Asst. Inst. Srwa Tahir; KAREEM, Inst. Dr. Hemn. The philosophy of Place in Abbas Salih's Collection My Loneliness is Like Drops of Rain. Journal of Language Studies, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 2, p. 234-251, may 2022. ISSN 2616-6224. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 12 aug. 2022. doi: