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作者 Khalifah, Omar, author
書名 Nasser in the Egyptian imaginary / Omar Khalifah
出版項 Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2018]
©2017
國際標準書號 9781474432184 (paperback)
9781474410199 (hardback)
9781474410205 (webready PDF)
9781474410212 (epub)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  PJ8202 .K49 2018    在架上    30610020609186
版本 [Paperback edition]
說明 xi, 244 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
系列 Edinburgh studies in modern Arabic literature
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-238) and index
Originally published in hardcover: 2017
"Paperback published year: 2018"--Publisher's website
"The late President of Egypt, Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970), has been represented in many major works of Egyptian literature and film, and continues to have a presence in everyday life and discourse in the country. Omar Khalifah's analysis of these representations focuses on how the historical character of Nasser has emerged in the Egyptian imaginary. He explores the recurrent images of Nasser in literature and film and shows how Nasser constitutes a perfect site for plural interpretations. He argues that Nasser has become a rhetorical device, a figure of speech, a trope that connotes specific images constantly invoked whenever he is mentioned. His study makes a case for literature and art to be seen as alternative archives that question, erase, distort and add to the official history of Nasser"-- Back cover
主題 Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970 -- In literature
Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970 -- In motion pictures
Arabic literature -- Egypt -- History and criticism
Motion pictures -- Egypt -- History
Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970. fast (OCoLC)fst00058126
Arabic literature. fast (OCoLC)fst00812478
Literature. fast (OCoLC)fst00999953
Motion pictures. fast (OCoLC)fst01027285
Egypt. fast (OCoLC)fst01208755
Criticism, interpretation, etc. fast (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
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