The Resource Anxiety of erasure : trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings, Hanadi Al-Samman

Anxiety of erasure : trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings, Hanadi Al-Samman

Label
Anxiety of erasure : trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings
Title
Anxiety of erasure
Title remainder
trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings
Statement of responsibility
Hanadi Al-Samman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Al-Samman, Hanadi
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ8502
LC item number
.A47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle East
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabic literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Autobiographical fiction, Arabic
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Liberty in literature
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Culture in literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Autobiographical fiction, Arabic
  • Culture in literature
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Liberty in literature
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Women in literature
  • America
  • Europe
Label
Anxiety of erasure : trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings, Hanadi Al-Samman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Covers [Arabic] literature produced by women writers in Europe and in North and South America from 1920 to 2011"--Introduction
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Al-Maw'udah/Shahrazad, icons of erasure and revolutionary resurrection -- Arab women and the experience of diaspora -- Anxiety of erasure: Arab women's authorship as trauma -- Mosaic autobiography: Ghada Samman's The impossible novel and Hanan Al-Shaykh's The locust and the bird -- Diasporic haunting: Ghada Samman's The square moon and A masquerade for the dead -- Transforming nationhood from within the minefield: Hamida Na'na''s The homeland -- Paradigms of disease and domination: Hoda Barakat's The tiller of waters, Disciples of passion, The stone of laughter, and My master and my lover -- Border crossings: cultural collisions and reconciliation: Hanan Al-Shaykh's Only in London -- Unearthing the archives, inscribing unspeakable secrets: Salwa Al-Neimi's The proof of the honey, The book of secrets, and poetry collections -- Postscript: from trauma to triumph: Samar Yazbek's A woman in the crossfire: diaries of the Syrian Revolution
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 294 pages
Isbn
9780815653295
Lccn
2015035801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
99966846107
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910530483
  • (OCoLC)ocn910530483
Label
Anxiety of erasure : trauma, authorship, and the diaspora in Arab women's writings, Hanadi Al-Samman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Covers [Arabic] literature produced by women writers in Europe and in North and South America from 1920 to 2011"--Introduction
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Al-Maw'udah/Shahrazad, icons of erasure and revolutionary resurrection -- Arab women and the experience of diaspora -- Anxiety of erasure: Arab women's authorship as trauma -- Mosaic autobiography: Ghada Samman's The impossible novel and Hanan Al-Shaykh's The locust and the bird -- Diasporic haunting: Ghada Samman's The square moon and A masquerade for the dead -- Transforming nationhood from within the minefield: Hamida Na'na''s The homeland -- Paradigms of disease and domination: Hoda Barakat's The tiller of waters, Disciples of passion, The stone of laughter, and My master and my lover -- Border crossings: cultural collisions and reconciliation: Hanan Al-Shaykh's Only in London -- Unearthing the archives, inscribing unspeakable secrets: Salwa Al-Neimi's The proof of the honey, The book of secrets, and poetry collections -- Postscript: from trauma to triumph: Samar Yazbek's A woman in the crossfire: diaries of the Syrian Revolution
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 294 pages
Isbn
9780815653295
Lccn
2015035801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
99966846107
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910530483
  • (OCoLC)ocn910530483

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