Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2018

256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474432184

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Nasser in the Egyptian Imaginary

Omar Khalifah

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies in Modern Arabic Literature

  • Contributes to the ongoing debate on Nasser and his relevance to modern Egyptians
  • Traces, contextualizes, and analyses the making of Nasser's image(s) in creative productions including novels, short stories, autobiographies and film
  • Shows how Nasser functions for many Egyptians as a site of memory at times disconnected from the real historical figure he once was