Edward Said: A Legacy of Emancipation and Representation

Edward Said: A Legacy of Emancipation and Representation


Edward W. stated (1935–2003) ranks as some of the most preeminent public intellectuals of our time. via his literary feedback, his advocacy for the Palestinian reason, and his groundbreaking publication Orientalism, stated elegantly enriched public discourse through unsettling the established order. This crucial quantity, the main complete and wide-ranging source on Edward Said’s lifestyles and paintings, spans his large legacy either inside of and past the academy. The e-book brings jointly contributions from thirty-one luminaries—leading students, critics, writers, and activists—to interact Said’s provocative rules. Their essays and interviews discover the foremost topics of emancipation and illustration during the prisms of postcolonial conception, literature, song, philosophy, and cultural studies.

Contributors: invoice Ashcroft, Ben Conisbee Baer, Daniel Barenboim, Timothy Brennan, Noam Chomsky, Denise DeCaires-Narain, Nicholas Dirks, Marc H. Ellis, Rokus de Groot, Sabry Hafez, Abdirahman A. Hussein, Ardi Imseis, Adel Iskandar, Ghada Karmi, Katherine Callen King, Joseph Massad, W. J. T. Mitchell, Laura Nader, Ilan Pappe, Benita Parry, Rajagopalan Radhakrishnan, Jahan Ramazani, Jacqueline Rose, Lecia Rosenthal, Hakem Rustom, Avi Shlaim, Ella Habiba Shohat, Robert Spencer, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Anastasia Valassopoulos, Asha Varadharajan, Michael Wood

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