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Author El-Ariss, Tarek.
Title Trials of Arab modernity : literary affects and the new political / Tarek El-Ariss.
Published New York : Fordham University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PJ7538 .E43 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition First edition.
Description x, 233 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-225) and index.
Contents Introduction: debating modernity -- Fantasy of the imam -- Aversion to civilization -- Staging the colonial encounter -- Majnun strikes back -- Hacking the modern -- Conclusion: writing the new political.
Subject Arabic literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Arabic literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Literature, Experimental -- Arab countries -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- Arab countries.
ISBN 0823251721 (paperback : alk. paper)
9780823251711 (cloth : alk. paper)
0823251713 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780823251728 (paperback : alk. paper)
Standard # 40022233559
OCLC number 827115349