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The Resource Algerian imprints : ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous, Brigitte Weltman-Aron

Algerian imprints : ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous, Brigitte Weltman-Aron

Label
Algerian imprints : ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous
Title
Algerian imprints
Title remainder
ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous
Statement of responsibility
Brigitte Weltman-Aron
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born and raised in French Algeria, Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous represent in their literary works signs of conflict and enmity, drawing on discordant histories so as to reappraise the political on the very basis of dissensus. In a rare comparison of these authors' writings, this book shows how Cixous and Djebar consistently reclaim for ethical and political purposes the demarcations and dislocations emphasized in their fictions. Their works affirm the chance for thinking afforded by marginalization and exclusion and delineate political ways of preserving a space for difference informed by
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weltman-Aron, Brigitte
Dewey number
843.9
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PQ3989.2.D57 .W384 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Djebar, Assia
  • Cixous, Hélène
  • Women and literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Cixous, Hélène
  • Djebar, Assia
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Politics and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Algeria
Label
Algerian imprints : ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous, Brigitte Weltman-Aron
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colonial demarcations -- The gravity of the body : Djebar's and Cixous's textuality -- Going to school in French Algeria : the archive of colonial education -- Poetics of language -- Vanishing inscriptions : Djebar's poetics of the trace -- Poetic inc. : language as hospitality in Cixous -- Algerian war -- The sound of broken memory : Djebar's women fighters -- Allergy in the body politic : war in Cixous
Control code
918622378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539876
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/welt17256
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 822509
  • 22573/ctt14d301m
  • 2d3cdeab-e878-46fa-a0c9-a8b9e3d1d4eb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918622378
Label
Algerian imprints : ethical space in the work of Assia Djebar and Hélène Cixous, Brigitte Weltman-Aron
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colonial demarcations -- The gravity of the body : Djebar's and Cixous's textuality -- Going to school in French Algeria : the archive of colonial education -- Poetics of language -- Vanishing inscriptions : Djebar's poetics of the trace -- Poetic inc. : language as hospitality in Cixous -- Algerian war -- The sound of broken memory : Djebar's women fighters -- Allergy in the body politic : war in Cixous
Control code
918622378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539876
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/welt17256
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 822509
  • 22573/ctt14d301m
  • 2d3cdeab-e878-46fa-a0c9-a8b9e3d1d4eb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918622378

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