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Narratives of Catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi

Label
Narratives of Catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Title
Narratives of Catastrophe
Title remainder
Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Narratives of Catastrophe tells the story of the relationship between catastrophe, in the senses of "down turn" and "break," and narration as "recounting" in the senses suggested by the French term récit in selected texts by three leading writers from Africa. Qader's book begins by exploring the political implications of narrating catastrophic historical events. Through careful readings of singular literary texts on the genocide in Rwanda and on Tazmamart, a secret prison in Morocco under the reign of Hassan II, Qader shows how historical catastrophes enter langua
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Qader, Nasrin
Dewey number
843.9140996
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ3984 .Q33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diop, Boubacar Boris
  • Ben Jelloun, Tahar
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • African fiction (French)
  • Disasters in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
  • Ben Jelloun, Tahar
  • Diop, Boubacar Boris
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • African fiction (French)
  • Disasters in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
Label
Narratives of Catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Instantiates
Publication
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
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 Becoming-Survivor; Chapter 2 Suffering Time; Chapter 3 Shadowing the Storyteller; Chapter 4 Un-limiting Thought; Chapter 5 Figuring the Wine-Bearer; Conclusion Engendering Catastrophes; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
730040927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (427 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823230501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730040927
Label
Narratives of Catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Publication
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
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 Becoming-Survivor; Chapter 2 Suffering Time; Chapter 3 Shadowing the Storyteller; Chapter 4 Un-limiting Thought; Chapter 5 Figuring the Wine-Bearer; Conclusion Engendering Catastrophes; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
730040927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (427 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823230501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730040927

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