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The Resource Mezzaterra : fragments from the common ground, Ahdaf Soueif

Mezzaterra : fragments from the common ground, Ahdaf Soueif

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Mezzaterra : fragments from the common ground
Title
Mezzaterra
Title remainder
fragments from the common ground
Statement of responsibility
Ahdaf Soueif
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Soueif, Ahdaf
Dewey number
824/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Middle Eastern literature
  • Arabic literature
Label
Mezzaterra : fragments from the common ground, Ahdaf Soueif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2004
Contents
Political essays: Under the gun: a Palestinian journey -- Our poor, our weak, our hungry -- Opening the doors -- Nile blues -- America -- Dear Mr. Blair -- The worst story ever told -- Staying alive -- Contagious exchanges -- The waiting game -- This torture started at the top. Literature, culture and politics: -- The circus comes to town -- Many flights into Egypt -- Passing through (William Golding, An Egyptian journal ) -- Goat face (Diana Athill, After a funeral) -- In the beggar's cell (Nawal el-Sa'dawi, Memoirs from the women's prison) -- Heroine of the operetta (Jehan Sadat, A woman of Egypt) -- Doing something (Diane Johnson, Persian nights ; Deborah Moggach, Smile and other stories ; Jayne Anne Phillips, Fast lanes) -- Lovers and terrorists (Oriana Fallaci, Inshallah) -- Women: the battles that have not been won (Susan Faludi, Backlash: the undeclared war against women; Marilyn French, The war against women) -- Intimately Egyptian (Amitav Ghosh, In an antique land) -- Daughter of Persia (Sattareh Farman Farmaian, Daughter of Persia) -- Muslim queens (Fatima Mernissi (The forgotten queens of Islam) -- Islamic perplexities (Jan Goodwin, Price of honour) -- A mistaken return to Tehran (Cherry Mosteshar, Unveiled) -- Land of stone and thyme (A land of stone and thyme: an anthology of Palestinian short stories, edited by Nur and Abdel Wahab Elmessiri -- The sands of timelessness (Susan Brind Morrow, The names of things) -- Becoming Edward Said (Edward W. Said, Out of place: a memoir) -- Golden child (Christine El Mahdi, Tutankhamen: the life and death of a boy king) -- Al-Jazeera -- The language of the veil -- Cabool Cotillion (Philip Hensher, The Mulberry Empire) -- It matters (Gilles Kepel, Bad moon rising) -- Rebel with a cause (Jean Genet, Prisoner of love) -- Genoa: city of light and shadow -- Edward Said, my friend -- Address in memorial event for Edward Said -- Palestinian writers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 338 p.
Isbn
9781400096633
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
AFS-3190
Label
Mezzaterra : fragments from the common ground, Ahdaf Soueif
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2004
Contents
Political essays: Under the gun: a Palestinian journey -- Our poor, our weak, our hungry -- Opening the doors -- Nile blues -- America -- Dear Mr. Blair -- The worst story ever told -- Staying alive -- Contagious exchanges -- The waiting game -- This torture started at the top. Literature, culture and politics: -- The circus comes to town -- Many flights into Egypt -- Passing through (William Golding, An Egyptian journal ) -- Goat face (Diana Athill, After a funeral) -- In the beggar's cell (Nawal el-Sa'dawi, Memoirs from the women's prison) -- Heroine of the operetta (Jehan Sadat, A woman of Egypt) -- Doing something (Diane Johnson, Persian nights ; Deborah Moggach, Smile and other stories ; Jayne Anne Phillips, Fast lanes) -- Lovers and terrorists (Oriana Fallaci, Inshallah) -- Women: the battles that have not been won (Susan Faludi, Backlash: the undeclared war against women; Marilyn French, The war against women) -- Intimately Egyptian (Amitav Ghosh, In an antique land) -- Daughter of Persia (Sattareh Farman Farmaian, Daughter of Persia) -- Muslim queens (Fatima Mernissi (The forgotten queens of Islam) -- Islamic perplexities (Jan Goodwin, Price of honour) -- A mistaken return to Tehran (Cherry Mosteshar, Unveiled) -- Land of stone and thyme (A land of stone and thyme: an anthology of Palestinian short stories, edited by Nur and Abdel Wahab Elmessiri -- The sands of timelessness (Susan Brind Morrow, The names of things) -- Becoming Edward Said (Edward W. Said, Out of place: a memoir) -- Golden child (Christine El Mahdi, Tutankhamen: the life and death of a boy king) -- Al-Jazeera -- The language of the veil -- Cabool Cotillion (Philip Hensher, The Mulberry Empire) -- It matters (Gilles Kepel, Bad moon rising) -- Rebel with a cause (Jean Genet, Prisoner of love) -- Genoa: city of light and shadow -- Edward Said, my friend -- Address in memorial event for Edward Said -- Palestinian writers
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 338 p.
Isbn
9781400096633
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
AFS-3190

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