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‘The Appeals of the Orient’: Colonized Desire and the War of the Riff

Nathaniel Berman

in Gender and Human Rights

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199260911
eISBN:
9780191698699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199260911.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

‘The Appeals of the Orient’— in the February 1925 issue of the literary journal entitled Les Cahiers du Mois— summarized more than 100 responses to a questionnaire that was intended for various ... More


Makbara

in Juan Goytisolo and the Poetics of Contagion: The Evolution of a Radical Aesthetic in the Later Novels

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238362
eISBN:
9781846313387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238362.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the aesthetic principles in Juan Goytisolo's novel Makbara. It considers Goytisolo's emphasis on the ‘prosodic’ dimension of the language and analyses the multi–layered ... More


To “write about Mrs Lindbergh”: Woolf, Flight, and Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s North to the Orient

Kathryn Simpson

in Virginia Woolf and the World of Books

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781942954569
eISBN:
9781789629392
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954569.003.0033
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter explores how North to the Orient may have prompted Woolf to consider writing about Anne Morrow Lindbergh, the female pilot.


Fragments of a Mirror: The Writing of Gertrude Bell

Tamara Chalabi

Paul Collins and Charles Tripp (eds)

in Gertrude Bell and Iraq: A life and legacy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780197266076
eISBN:
9780191851469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266076.003.0007
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter proposes to explore the writing of Gertrude Bell through a few prisms: first, her interest in history and archaeology, and second, her private letters. It will examine how Bell’s ... More


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