Power, Politics and Culture by Edward W. Said
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Power, Politics and Culture
By Edward W. Said

Power, Politics and Culture

Interviews with Edward W. Said

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Power, Politics and Culture by Edward W. Said

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No single book has encompassed the vast scope of Edward Said's erudition quite like Power, Politics and Culture - a collection of his interviews from the last three decades. In these twenty-nine interviews, Said addresses everything from Palestine to Pavarotti, from his nomadic upbringing under colonial rule to his politically active and often controversial life in America, and reflects on Austen, Beckett, Conrad, Naipaul, Mahfouz and Rushdie as well as fellow critics Bloom, Derrida and Foucault. Said speaks here with his usual candour, acuity and eloquence - confirming that he was in his lifetime among the truly most important intellects of our century.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780747574699
ISBN-10: 0747574693
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x mm)
Pages: 512
Imprint: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 21-Mar-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Edward W. Said

Freud and the Non-European by Edward W. Said Freud and the Non-European, Paperback (December 2013)

Builds on Said's abiding interest in the psychoanalyst's work to examine Freud's assumption that Moses was an Egyptian and from there explore the limits of identity.

Mimesis by Edward W. Said Mimesis, Paperback (October 2013)

Shows how from antiquity to the twentieth century literature progressed toward ever more naturalistic and democratic forms of representation. This title offers the optimistic view of European history now appears as a defensive - and impassioned - response to the inhumanity he saw in the Third Reich.

Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography by Edward W. Said Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography, Paperback (August 2007)

Using the author's personal letters as a guide to understanding Joseph Conrad's fiction, this title draws a parallel between Conrad's view of his own life and the manner and form of his stories.

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Author Biography - Edward W. Said

Edward W. Said (1935-2003) was born in Jerusalem, brought up in Jerusalem and Cairo, and educated in America. In 1963, he began to teach at Columbia University as Professor of English and Comparative Literature . He wrote twenty-three books which include the seminal Orientalism, Culture and Imperialism and Parallels and Paradoxes with Daniel Barenboim, also published by Bloomsbury.

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