Gender, Nation and Community in Arab Women's Novels annotated edition
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Intersections by Lisa Suhair Majaj
Book DescriptionA true "intersection" of Arab women's texts that challenges and rewrites the traditional boundaries of nation, gender, and community. This rigorously documented collection brings together for the first time original essays by leading authorities in the field on nine contemporary Arab women novelists from Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, and Palestine. The work focuses on texts available in English translation and explores with great theoretical sophistication the relationship of these authors' texts to contemporary phenomena of feminism, nationalism, post-colonialism, war, transnationalism, and societal change.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780815629764
(229mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Syracuse University Press
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publish Date: 31-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Lisa Suhair Majaj
Geographies of Light, Paperback / softback (October 2009)
"Geographies of Light" is a voice of the Palestinian people, bearing witness to brutal loss, as well as the joy.
Going Global, Paperback (August 2000)» View all books by Lisa Suhair Majaj
This work explores the problems of reading and writing about women and their texts in an increasingly global context of production and reception. These essays examine the reception, both academic and popular, of women writers from countries including India, Bangladesh, Egypt, and Algeria.
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Author Biography - Lisa Suhair Majaj
Lisa Suhair Majaj is an independent scholar and writer and coeditor of Going Global: The Transnational Reception of Third World Women Writers and Etel Adnan: Critical Essays on the Arab-American Writer and Artist. Paula W. Sunderman is associate professor emerita of English at Mississippi State University and publishes in women's studies and in stylistics. Therese Saliba is on the faculty of Third World Feminist Studies at Evergreen State College, Washington, and is coeditor of Gender, Politics, and Islam.
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