Symbol and Symbolism in Literature
مفهوم الرمز والرمزية في الأدب.
Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed Alfaki. Nile Valley University. Omdurman.
Instructor. Ahmed Yasir Dhain Dafar (Ph. D. Candidate). Faculty of Higher Studies, University of Gezira Faculty of Education. Hantoub.
الأستاذ الدكتور. ابراهيم محمد الفكي- جامعة وادي النيل – ام درمان
المدرس. احمد ياسر ضعين دفار – طالب دكتوراه- جامعة الجزيرة – كلية التربية – حنتوب
This study is distinctively restricted to the study of symbolism which means representing things by symbols and its characteristics in literature. It aims to find out a multiple meaning of the symbol. Yeats’s ” Leda and the Swan ” will explain as an example in this study. This study hypothesizes that the analysis of the symbol so as to get thorough information. It also shows symbolism as a literary movement. Finally, the study has reached some conclusions that verify the hypothesis of the study.