Literature, Gender, and Nation-Building in by M. Hatem

By M. Hatem

This booklet examines how the method of nation-building in Egypt helped remodel Egypt from an Ottoman province to an Arabic talking nationwide group. throughout the dialogue of the lifestyles and works of  the well-known author `A'isha Taymur, Hatem supplies insight into how literature and the altering gender roles of ladies and males contributed to the definition and/or improvement of a feeling of community.

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