|dc.description||The events of may 8th 1945 are considered the hardest for the Algerian people
during the struggle against the French colonist as they were a turning point in
the national movement history. After these dramatic events, the Algerian people
worked hard to prepare for a revolution.
The Algerian poets were deeply affected by these events, they wrote
describing claiming against them and pushing people to struggle and revolt
.These events are still inspiring poets.
In this thesis entitled 8th of may 1945 in the contemporary Algerian poem, I
tried to gather poems written about these events, study them, and mention their
historical and artistic value.
I introduced my work with a talk about the political movement and poetic creation till these events happened.
Then, I discussed the poems describing these events exposing examples of poetic images and symbols which are considered among the artistic and expressive means.
I tackled also the musical performance, through the metre and rhyme.
I also mentioned the opening of these poems on different texts like coran Arabic poem and proverbs. Also these poems are interlinked through the study of intertextuality sources and its aesthetical aspect.
In addition I talked about some linguistic aspects such as the diversity of the
significance of colonization, revolution, liberty and independence, the use of
foreign terms , some aspects of grammar ,repetition and its purpose , and the
The thesis contains an appendix gathering the different poems I have studied
and an other one on biographies.||