The Dispossessed: An Anatomy of Exile

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Edward Said once noted that exile is compelling to think about, but terrible to experience. The Dispossessed, a collection of thoughtful essays and critical commentaries on the meaning of exile, reverberates with the significance of Said's terse comment. After a foreword by actor and activist Liv Ullmann and an introduction by Peter I. Rose, the reader is offered a series of essays examining the experiences of refugees in various parts of the world, with particular attention to the disruptions caused by World War II. ...

The Dispossessed: An Anatomy of Exile 2004, University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst

ISBN-13: 9781558494664

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