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Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Olivia C. Harrison (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization offers the first thorough analysis of the ways in which Moroccan, Algerian, and Tunisian writers have engaged with the Palestinian question and the ... More


The Transcolonial Exotic: Allegories of Palestine in Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s Algerian Trilogy

Olivia C. Harrison

in Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Chapter Three analyzes the best-selling author Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s Algerian trilogy, which deploys the figure of the Palestinian guerrilla fighter and poet as a transnational allegory of revolution ... More


Epilogue: Palestine and the Syrian Intifada

Olivia C. Harrison

in Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The Epilogue returns to the use of Palestine as a metaphor of the colonial during the mass protests of the 2010s with a close reading of the Syrian novelist Samar Yazbek’s memoir of the Syrian ... More


Masters and servants: Cultures of empire in the tropics

Claire Lowrie

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719095337
eISBN:
9781526109651
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095337.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Masters and servants explores the politics of colonial mastery and domestic servitude in the neighbouring British tropical colonies of Singapore and Darwin. Like other port cities throughout ... More


Introduction: Palestine as Metaphor

Olivia C. Harrison

in Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The Introduction situates the invocation of Palestine as rallying cry during the Arab Spring within a decades-long history of “transcolonial identification” with Palestine in the region: processes of ... More


Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Jane Hiddleston and Khalid Lyamlahy (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Abdelkébir Khatibi (1938–2009) is one of the greatest Moroccan thinkers, and one of the most important theorists of both postcolonialism and Islamic culture of the late twentieth and early ... More


Conclusion: Toward a Minor-Native Epistemology in Transcolonial Borderzones

Eng-Beng Lim

in Brown Boys and Rice Queens: Spellbinding Performance in the Asias

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814760895
eISBN:
9780814760567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760895.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

This concluding chapter demonstrates an exemplary case of transcolonial performance by reconstructing Woon Ping's Details Cannot Body Wants, a Peranakan (Straits Chinese) Asian/American solo woman ... More


The ‘Souverainement Orphelin’ of Abdelkébir Khatibi’s Early Writings: Sociology in the Souffles Years

Andy Stafford

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

One of Morocco’s most important sociologists, and certainly one of the first following Independence, Abdelkébir Khatibi occupied an unusual place in the new, developing discipline of post-colonial ... More


Tireless Translation: Travels, Transcriptions, Tongues and the Eternal Plight of the ‘Étranger professionnel’ in the Corpus of Abdelkébir Khatibi

Alison Rice

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

In Féerie d’un mutant, Abdelkébir Khatibi creates a dialogue in which one of the interlocutors declares that he is an “étranger professionnel,” a recurring expression in the Moroccan writer’s work ... More


Abdelkébir Khatibi’s Mediterranean Idiom

Edwige Tamalet Talbayev

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Through its focus on decolonization, Abdelkébir Khatibi’s oeuvre has revealed the Maghreb’s intrinsic plurality—a legacy of intercultural contact that encompasses, yet extends beyond, the trauma of ... More


Abdelkébir Khatibi and the Transparency of Language

Assia Belhabib

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

A key topic in Abdelkébir Khatibi’s works is undeniably the way in which different parts of the social body do interact, intersect, ignore or even reject each other. A forerunner of postcolonial ... More


Khatibi and Performativity, ‘From where to speak?’: Living, Thinking and Writing with an ‘epistemological accent’

Alfonso de Toro

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Focusing on the work, that is located at the productive and innovative interfaces between of the Epistemai of Islam and Christianity, of Orient and Occident, this article will describe Khabiti’s ... More


Khatibi and the Transcolonial Turn

Olivia C. Harrison

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The Palestinian question has played a seminal if neglected role in Abdelkébir Khatibi’s writings, from the central notion of a “plural Maghreb” to his musings on language, colonialism, and ... More


Segalen and Khatibi: Bilingualism, Alterity and the Poetics of Diversity

Charles Forsdick

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Like the Martinican thinker and writer Edouard Glissant, Abdelkébir Khatibi engaged throughout his career with the work of Victor Segalen. This is evident in a variety of texts, ranging from a key ... More


Khatibi and Derrida: A ‘Franco-Maghrebian’ Dialogue

Dominique Combe

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

In his article “Décolonisation de la sociologie” (Decolonizing sociology), published as early as 1974 and later reproduced in Maghreb pluriel, Khatibi draws on Derrida to relate the necessary ... More


Maghrebian Shadow: Abdelkébir Khatibi and Japanese Culture

Nao Sawada

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Abdelkébir Khatibi, who was seduced by the land of the Rising Sun, left us a few texts on Japan and its culture such as Japanese Shadow and “Tanizaki Revisited” in which he refers, in particular, to ... More


Reading Signs and Symbols with Abdelkébir Khatibi: From the Body to the Text

Rim Feriani, Jasmina Bolfek-Radovani, and Debra Kelly

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter considers the ways in which Khatibi’s practices of reading contribute to theories of meaning through his thinking on the deciphering of signs and symbols and of making sense of the ... More


Abdelkébir Khatibi: The Other Side of the Mirror

Lucy Stone McNeece

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Despite the considerable acclaim that Khatibi’s work has received, critics are frequently challenged to describe it. It is often considered « hybrid, » because it cannot be contained by the genres ... More


The Carpet as a Text, the Writer as a Weaver: Reading the Moroccan Carpet with Abdelkébir Khatibi

Khalid Lyamlahy

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

“One must look at a beautiful carpet as one reads a page by Aristotle, that is, with the same acute attention”. For Khatibi, the Moroccan carpet is not only a decorative piece that reproduces motifs ... More


The Artist’s Journey, or, the Journey as Art: Aesthetics and Ethics in Pèlerinage d’un artiste amoureux and Beyond

Jane Hiddleston

in Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Khatibi’s notion of the ‘étranger professionnel’, well known for its conceptualisation in Figures de l’étranger dans la littérature française and for its dramatisation in Un Eté à Stockholm, is a ... More


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