Author Khalidi, Anbara Salam
Title Memoirs of an Early Arab Feminist : The Life and Activism of Anbara Salam Khalidi
Imprint London : Pluto Press, 2013
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Note Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Foreword - Marina Warner -- Translator's Acknowledgements -- Prologue -- 1. Upbringing and Family -- My first school -- Other childhood memories -- Means of transport and new inventions -- Weddings and funerals -- 2. Political Events Before the First World War -- The trip to Cairo -- My education (continued) -- Awakenings -- The reform movement -- The Paris Conference -- First signs of a secret revolution -- My studies at home -- The Society for the Awakening of the Young Arab Woman -- 3. An Engagement that was Not Completed -- Jamal Pasha and his iniquities -- The war period and my meeting with Jamal Pasha -- Workshops and refugee shelters in wartime -- The Muslim Girls' Club and Ahmad Muktar Beyhum -- Illustrations -- 4. The War's End -- Occupation and the Mandate -- The Syrian Congress -- My Father's opposition to the Mandata and his exile to Duma -- French vindictiveness and severe financial losses for the family -- The Lake Huleh story -- 5. Society for Women's Renaissance -- My trip to England -- Returning to Beirut / Unveiling -- The progress of feminism -- Feminist conferences -- Some pioneers of feminism -- 6. Back to the Literary Scene of the 1920s and Beyond -- Some women literary figures -- 7. The Story of My Marriage -- Palestine my homeland -- British policy in Palestine -- Palestinian women -- Zionist propaganda -- Our literary and social life -- Deir Amr -- The Jericho project -- Jerusalem and the Arab College -- Back to family life -- My children -- 8. Exile -- Loss of homeland, loss of partner -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Khalidi, Anbara Salam Memoirs of an Early Arab Feminist : The Life and Activism of Anbara Salam Khalidi London : Pluto Press,c2013 9780745333571
Subject Khālidī, ʿAnbarah Salām.;Feminists -- Lebanon -- Biography
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