Trials of Arab modernity : literary affects and the new political /

Challenging prevalent conceptualisations of modernity, this study instead offers close readings of the simultaneous performances and contestations of modernity staged in works by authors such as Rifa'a al-Tahtawi, Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq, Tayeb Salih, Hanan al-Shaykh, Hamdi Abu Golayyel, and Ahm...

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Author / Creator: El-Ariss, Tarek (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Edition:First edition.
Imprint: New York : Fordham University Press, [2013]
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
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