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Postcolonial memoir in the Middle East

Norbert Bugeja

Postcolonial memoir in the Middle East

rethinking the liminal in Mashriqi writing

by Norbert Bugeja

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle Eastern literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Autobiography in literature,
  • Liminality in literature,
  • Postcolonialism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Nobert Bugeja
    SeriesRoutledge research in postcolonial literatures -- 40
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ307 .B84 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214724M
    ISBN 109780415509138, 9780203105207
    LC Control Number2012004318

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Rethinking the Liminal in Mashriqi Writing. By Norbert Bugeja. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 27 November Pub. location New York. Imprint Routledge. DOI https://doi Author: Norbert Bugeja.

Inhis book-length monograph 'Postcolonial Memoir in the Middle East -- Rethinking the Liminal in Mashriqi Writing' appeared from Routledge in its Research in Postcolonial Literatures book series.

Since then, he has published extensively in the fields of postcolonial and Mediterranean studies, comparative literatures of the Mediterranean.

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To give Western readers insight into what growing up in the Middle East was like in the twentieth century, this book gathers thirty-six original memoirs written by Middle Eastern men and women about their own childhoods.

Elizabeth Warnock Fernea, a well-known writer of books and documentary films about women and the family in the Middle East Reviews: 1.With Excellent Things in Women, Sara Suleri offers the reader a delicately wrought memoir of life in postcolonial Pakistan.

Suleri intertwines the violent history of Pakistan’s independence with her own intimate experiences—relating the tumult of growing up female during a time of fierce change in the Middle East in the s and ’70s.