Gender, Nation and the Arabic Novel: Egypt 1892-2007

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A nuanced understanding of literary imaginings of masculinity and femininity in the Arabic novel. While the 'woman question' in the Arabic novel has received considerable attention, the 'male question' has gone largely unnoticed. Gender studies in Arabic literature has become equated with women's writing, leaving aside the possibility of a radical rethinking of the Arabic literary canon and Arab cultural history. This book bucks that trend, offering a nuanced understanding of literary imaginings of masculinity and ...

Gender, Nation and the Arabic Novel: Egypt 1892-2007 2012, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9780748639267

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