Abstract

Book review


The 14th book of the old Turkish literature studies series, which has attracted attention with its researches presenting different subjects, has recently met with the reader, titled “Tunes from Divan: literature-music relations with different dimensions”. In the work, which also includes interdisciplinary researches, the interest of literature-music from different authors, music-word context, mode theory, methods of composing music, musical treatments, method-meter relationship, lyrics, music elements in divan poetry, janissary amorous, etc. subjects are included.


Since it is important to introduce the work, which will attract the attention of both literature and music researchers, in our study, attention was drawn to some noticeable issues as well as evaluations about the content of the book.