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The Resource Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks

Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks

Label
Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish
Title
Iterations of loss
Title remainder
mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Sacks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of exquisite close readings of Arabic and Arab Jewish writing, Jeffrey Sacks considers the relation of poetic statement to individual and collective loss, the dispossession of peoples and languages, and singular events of destruction in the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. Addressing the work of Mahmoud Darwish, Ahmad Faris al-Shidyaq, Elias Khoury, Edmond Amran El Maleh, Shimon Ballas, and Taha Husayn, Sacks demonstrates the reiterated incursion of loss into the time of life-losses that language declines to mourn. Language occurs as the iteration of loss, confoun
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sacks, Jeffrey
Dewey number
892.7/09
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ7519.P78
LC item number
S33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hebrew literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Violence in literature
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Arabic literature
  • Hebrew literature
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Violence in literature
Label
Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: loss -- Citation -- Philologies -- Excursus: names -- Repetition -- Literature
Control code
903563446
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823264957
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1293134
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903563446
Label
Iterations of loss : mutilation and aesthetic form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Jeffrey Sacks
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: loss -- Citation -- Philologies -- Excursus: names -- Repetition -- Literature
Control code
903563446
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823264957
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1293134
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903563446

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