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Scheherazade"s legacy

Arab and Arab-American women on writing

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries,
  • Arab countries.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Arab American authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,
    • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,
    • Women -- Arab countries -- Intellectual life,
    • Arab American women -- Intellectual life,
    • Women and literature -- Arab countries,
    • American literature -- Arab influences,
    • Women and literature -- United States,
    • Women authors, American -- Biography,
    • Arab American women -- Biography,
    • Women authors, Arab -- Biography,
    • Authorship

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Susan Muaddi Darraj ; foreword by Barbara Nimri Aziz.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsDarraj, Susan Muaddi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.A73 S34 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 159 p. ;
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3305748M
      ISBN 100275981762
      LC Control Number2004049571

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      Mike Shea, Texas Monthly: “One Amazing Thing is a beautiful novel, a tapestry of nine stories from Houston’s Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, whose short fiction earned her an American Book Award in The backstories that Divakaruni spins are brilliantly inventive windows into unfamiliar territory for the Western reader, such as the. In her debut work Scheherazade’s Daughters, writer Sameena Mughal retells ten stories from the classic Arabian Nights. Through the transformative magic of narrative, she has turned the gender stereotypes of the historic tales around, making the women the lead characters in their own stories.


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In a time when it seems that the gap of understanding between the West and the Middle East continues to widen, Scheherazade's Legacy builds a bridge between the two cultures.

Collected here are the voices of those who define the genre of Arab Anglophone writing―that literature that describes the cultural experiences of those with Arab identities living, and often writing, in the West.3/5(1).

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