Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2014

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-3/16 inches

ISBN: 9781846319433

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Rhetorics of Belonging

Nation, Narration, and Israel/Palestine

Anna Bernard

Liverpool University Press

  • Advances key debates about national narration and national allegory in postcolonial literary studies through comparative readings of Palestinian and Israeli texts.
  • Provides a critical introduction to important works of Palestinian and Israeli world literature.
  • Offers new readings of works by Edward Said, Amos Oz, Mourid Barghouti, Orly Castel-Bloom, Sahar Khalifeh, and Anton Shammas.
  • Brings together postcolonial literary studies and Israel/Palestine studies, making a decisive contribution in each field.

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