Item description for Wanderlust: Travel Literature of the Middle East (Journal of Comparative Poetics) by Ferial Jabouri Ghazoul...
This issue of Alif is devoted to travel and travel-writing in the broadest cross-cultural sense and focuses on what Mahmoud Manzalauoui has termed indigenes, visitants, sojourners, and habitants or metics, particularly in Egypt and the Middle East. It is a tribute to Middle East scholar and acclaimed travel writer John Rodenbeck. Essays in this issue take a variety of approaches, ranging from the historical to the analytical and philosophical. Contributors include Sahar Sobhi Abdel-Hakim, Fadwa Adbel Rahman, Michael Haag, JDF Jones, Ceza Kassem, Nabil Matar, Malise Ruthven, Sarah Searight, and Terry Walz.
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Studio: American University in Cairo Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 6.7" Height: 1.3" Weight: 2 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2006
Publisher American University in Cairo Press
ISBN 9774160118 ISBN13 9789774160110