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The Resource Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks

Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks

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Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish
Title
Iterations of loss
Title remainder
mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Sacks
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Language
eng
Summary
In a series of exquisite close readings of Arabic and Arab Jewish writing, Jeffrey Sacks considers the relation of poetic statement to individual and collective loss, the dispossession of peoples and languages, and singular events of destruction in the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. Addressing the work of Mahmoud Darwish, Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq, Elias Khoury, Edmond Amran El Maleh, Shimon Ballas, and Taha Husayn, Sacks demonstrates the reiterated incursion of loss into the time of life-losses that language declines to mourn. Language occurs as the iteration of loss, confoun
Cataloging source
P@U
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks
Label
Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130h9gq
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: loss -- Citation -- Philologies -- Excursus: names -- Repetition -- Literature
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823264940
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Specific material designation
remote

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