Обложка книги Culture and Resistance : Conversations with Edward W. Said

Culture and Resistance : Conversations with Edward W. Said

ISBN: 0896086712;
Издательство: South End Press
Страниц: 224

Book Description In his latest book of interviews, Edward W. Said discusses the centrality of popular resistance to his understanding of culture, history, and social change. He reveals his latest thoughts on the war on terrorism, the war in Afghanistan, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and lays out a compelling vision for a secular, democratic future in the Middle East-and globally. ?? Edward W. Said, a renowned cultural and literary critic, was born in Jerusalem, Palestine, and was educated there, in Egypt, and in the United States. His books include Orientalism, The Question of Palestine, Covering Islam, Culture and Imperialism , and The Politics of Dispossession. He has also published a memoir, Out of Place. Mr. Said isUniversity Professor of English and Comparative Lit-erature at Columbia University. In October 2001, he received the $200,000 Lannan Literary Award for Lifetime Achievement. ?? David Barsamian's interview books feature...