Language and Rhetoric in Nationalist Poems of Bahar and Eshghi

Document Type : Research Paper



In this  article, the nationalist poems of two well-known  poets of Iranian Constitution Revolution era namely Malekoshoara Bahar  and Mirzade  Eshghi are exmained and analyzed comparatively. After introducing nationalism as a phenomen and its spreading in Iran, brief biographies of these poets have been mentioned. Then their nationalist poems have been discussed in discrptive-analytical method by mentioning the most important poetic evidence in terms of tone, emotion, ancient-oriented nationalism, elements of folklore, rhetorical language, poetic language and so on.