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The Resource Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction, edited by Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa

Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction, edited by Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa

Label
Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction
Title
Dinarzad's children
Title remainder
an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pauline Kaldas is assistant professor of English and creative writing at Hollins University. She was born in Egypt and immigrated to the United States in 1969. She is the author of Letters from Cairo and Egyptian Compass. Khaled Mattawa, a 2014 MacArthur fellow, is associate professor Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He was born in Libya and immigrated to the United States in 1979. He is the author of four books of poetry and a number of translations of contemporary Arab poetry. His work has won two Pushcart Prizes, a Guggenheim Fellowship,
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
813/.010892705
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS647.A72
LC item number
D56 2009eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1961-
  • 1969-
  • 1967-
  • 1938-
  • 1953 June 18-
  • 1968-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaldas, Pauline
  • Mattawa, Khaled
  • Darraj, Susan Muaddi
  • Kaldas, Pauline
  • Alameddine, Rabih
  • Mustafah, Sahar
  • Ward, Patricia Sarrafian
  • Geha, Joseph
  • Munn, May Mansoor
  • Kahf, Mohja
  • Hage, Rawi
  • Melhem, D. H
  • Abu-Jaber, Diana
  • Shakir, Evelyn
  • Geha, Joseph
  • El Guindi, Yussef
  • El Kouri, Zahie
  • Habra, Hedy
  • Halaby, Laila
  • El Guindi, Yussef
  • Williams, David
  • Serageldin, Samia
  • Yunis, Alia
  • Lalami, Laila
  • Habra, Hedy
  • Masri, Amal
  • Jarrar, Randa
  • Kaldas, Pauline
  • Mattawa, Khaled
  • Abraham, Nabeel
  • Yunis, Alia
  • Noble, Frances Khirallah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Arab Americans
  • Short stories, American
  • FICTION
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Arab Americans
  • Short stories, American
  • Prosa
  • USA
  • Araber
Label
Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction, edited by Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-404)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. First generation: The new world / Susan Muaddi Darraj -- Airport / Pauline Kaldas -- In-country / Rabih Alameddine -- Easy to say / Sahar Mustafah -- How we are bound / Patricia Sarrafian Ward; II. Cross-cultural encounters: News from Phoenix / Joseph Geha -- Edge of rock / May Mansoor Munn -- Manar of Hama / Mohja Kahf -- Salad lady / Rawi Hage -- Coal bin / D.H. Melhem -- My Elizabeth / Diana Abu-Jaber ; III. Relationships: Oh, Lebanon / Evelyn Shakir -- And what else? / Joseph Geha -- Stage directions for an extended conversation / Yussef El Guindi -- The wedding night / Zahie El Kouri -- Distances / Hedy Habra ; IV. Politics: Hair, prayer, and men / Laila Halaby -- Ohio / Yussef El Guindi -- Maryam and Marisa / David Williams -- It's not about that / Samia Serageldin ; V. Looking homeward: A day at the beach / Alia Yunis -- How I became my mother's daughter / Laila Lalami -- Mariam / Hedy Habra -- Sugar in Amman / Amal Masri ; VI. Shaping identities: Lost in freakin' Yonkers / Randa Jarrar -- He had dreamed of returning / Pauline Kaldas -- First snow / Khaled Mattawa -- The fifty-foot woman / Nabeel Abraham -- The Lebanon-Detroit Express / Alia Yunis -- The American way / Frances Khirallah Noble
Control code
769187852
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 404 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610751261
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1fdtvqv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187852
Label
Dinarzad's children : an anthology of contemporary Arab American fiction, edited by Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-404)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. First generation: The new world / Susan Muaddi Darraj -- Airport / Pauline Kaldas -- In-country / Rabih Alameddine -- Easy to say / Sahar Mustafah -- How we are bound / Patricia Sarrafian Ward; II. Cross-cultural encounters: News from Phoenix / Joseph Geha -- Edge of rock / May Mansoor Munn -- Manar of Hama / Mohja Kahf -- Salad lady / Rawi Hage -- Coal bin / D.H. Melhem -- My Elizabeth / Diana Abu-Jaber ; III. Relationships: Oh, Lebanon / Evelyn Shakir -- And what else? / Joseph Geha -- Stage directions for an extended conversation / Yussef El Guindi -- The wedding night / Zahie El Kouri -- Distances / Hedy Habra ; IV. Politics: Hair, prayer, and men / Laila Halaby -- Ohio / Yussef El Guindi -- Maryam and Marisa / David Williams -- It's not about that / Samia Serageldin ; V. Looking homeward: A day at the beach / Alia Yunis -- How I became my mother's daughter / Laila Lalami -- Mariam / Hedy Habra -- Sugar in Amman / Amal Masri ; VI. Shaping identities: Lost in freakin' Yonkers / Randa Jarrar -- He had dreamed of returning / Pauline Kaldas -- First snow / Khaled Mattawa -- The fifty-foot woman / Nabeel Abraham -- The Lebanon-Detroit Express / Alia Yunis -- The American way / Frances Khirallah Noble
Control code
769187852
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 404 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610751261
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1fdtvqv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187852

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