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Published: 24 July 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390565-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9056-5
...chapter two Our Literature Does Not Leave the Country I had come to Syria to meet its women writers, not knowing what I might find. Even specialists of Arabic literature did not know much about the cultural scene inside Hafiz Asad’s Syria of the 1990s. Many assumed...
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 13 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389026-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8902-6
... 9. Deracination to Diaspora Leave and Leaving You’re always nostalgic for the land of your youth . . . and when you go back, it’s all changed. Finally you belong in your own skin.1 l...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
... ~jj .~ ~ i i f TAKING LEAVE OF A FRIEND Ii Po (701-762) 1. green mountainls lie-across north outer-wall-of-city 2. white water wind-around east city 3· this place once make...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...Wage Holy War—­or Leave! Moulvi Mirza Jan Rahman In the early nineteenth century a number of movements sought to “purify” the re- ligious practices of Muslims in British India. Several became important in Bengal: the Faraizi movement, the Tariqah-­i-­Muhammadiyah movement, and the Taiyuni...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
...that sings in the morning, like the nightingale, and is called yahuba• bayael. 18 Seeing that the man whom he had sent to gather the digo did not return, Guahayona resolved to leave the said Cacibajagua cave. CHAPTER III How the indignant Guahayona...
Published: 29 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378297-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7829-7
... CHAPTER 5 “Don’t Leave Me, Celia!” SALSERA HOMOSOCIALITY AND LATINA CORPOREALITIES When you walk into the women’s bathroom at The Legend, you enter a small lounge with two red-velvet couches and a large, chipped mirror...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399353-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9935-3
... You Can't Leave Home without It Sometimes I wish I could just phone home. Recently a friend of mine couldn't enjoy an evening out until she called her five-year-old daughter. Another said that she understood completely: she sometimes longs to call up her cat. And I often wish that...
Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
... niños. . 50 . SOMETIMES I SEE THE CITROËN. THEY’VE CHANGED THE LICENSE PLATES AND REPAINTED IT. BUT I LEAVE THE COURTHOUSE AND I SEE IT THERE WITH THE SAME MEN AND THE MOTOR RUNNING We almost ran him over. The dog ran into the road...
Published: 13 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372226-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7222-6
...chapter 16 Cornered, Taken, Made to Leave 3. Some ideas I’ve been working around: (1) I can no longer see discrete forms in art as ­viable reflections or expressions of what seems to be­ going on in this society. They...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... xc About how whileJuan Pi~arro was lieutenant and captain in Cu~co, King Manco Inca Yupanqui, detesting the rule the Christians had over them, attempted to leave the city in order to begin a war against...
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9741-0
...APPENDIX I: A TRANSCRIPT OF FENOLLOSAS NOTES FOR "TAKING LEAVE OF A FRIEND" So -Yu Jin- Taking leave of a friend Sei zan o hoku kaku Blue mt. lie North...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396895-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
... THE TRIAL 111 xxxv Leave the House 1 supplicate Your Excellency for permission to leave the house only to attend Mass; such would be of great...
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By miriam cooke
Published: 24 July 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390565-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9056-5
... chapter eight Leaving Damascus It was my last day in Damascus. I had been longing for this day; dreading it, too. I didn’t know how long I could have gone on without a good night’s sleep, without...
Published: 16 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7293-6
... PART II Leaving Jamaica 5. Conscripts of Modernity I hope that I’ve conveyed my unease as a child and as a young man growing up in a colonial Jamaica that impelled me, and many of my generation, to leave. I don’t intend to discuss the significant numbers for whom migration was...
Published: 13 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399315-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9931-5
... ∞ leaving home Emma Gessi Bonês and Vera Fracasso were teenagers when they founded a women’s movement that would transform the lives of women in southern Brazil. Two decades later, the movement—and the stories of...
Book Chapter

By Zhenyun Liu
Published: 30 March 2018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7188-5
... PART I LEAVING YANJIN 1 Yang Baishun’s fa­ ther was a tofu peddler. Every­one called him Old Yang the Tofu Peddler, though in the summertime he also peddled t­hose bean-­starch noodles called liangfen. Old Yang and Old Ma, a car­ter from Ma Village...
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0
... Introduction ​Leaving the Pueblo Years ago, when I left the pueblo, . . . the senior elder, charged with offer- ing wisdom, spoke: . . . “When you come back, my son, perhaps we will no longer be alive. . . . Probably by then you will not...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-053
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
...Old Diary Leaves Henry Steele Olcott Henry Steele Olcott, a retired and decorated United States Army colonel who had fought for the Union in the American Civil War, came to South Asia as a student of Madam Blavatsky’s Theosophical Society. The purpose of his visit to Ceylon was to...
Published: 03 August 2010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9122-7
... Pa rt 4 . Leaving Art: After 2000 Introduction At the beginning of the first decade of the new millennium, I returned to Los Angeles, the site of my formative years and the geographic backdrop for essays in part 1 of this collection. With the surge of international interest in...