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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 523–542.
Published: 01 December 2012
... contribution that these writers, in providing imaginative accounts of one of the classic diasporas of colonialism, make to scholarly understanding of exile in colonial and postcolonial culture. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Exile and Estrangement in East African Indian Fiction Dan Ojwang...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 38–49.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Kimberly Wedeven Segall “Melancholy Ties: Intergenerational Loss and Exile in Persepolis ” analyzes the way in which collective loss is represented in Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis books. Unlike the spectacular, violent, media images of the Middle East, which detach the Western spectator from the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 165–173.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Mina Agha Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2000 The Biographical Significance of Flight and Exile Mina Agha The exploration of sociological aspects of flight and motives for their actions has rarely been the subject of exile as a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 58–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Walid El Khachab Sufis' theory of ghorba (estrangement or exile) underlies here a reflection on exile in contemporary Arab cultures. Hence Ibn al-Arabi's speculations on ghorba in Al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya shed a new light on Arjun Appadurai's notion of “ethnoscape.” The Sufi concept of ghorba paves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Mark Muhannad Ayyash In reading Edward Said, particularly works such as Out of Place and Reflections on Exile and Other Essays , one is left wondering about the peculiar position that Said, the “exile,” holds in relation to writing. In this essay, I examine this relation by following and exploring...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 96–104.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Stefan Sperl Duke University Press 2006 Epic and Exile: Comparative Refl ections on the Biography of the Prophet Muhammad, Virgil’s Aeneid, and Valmiki’s Ramayana Stefan Sperl...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 330–331.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Raphael Chijioke Njoku Writing as Resistance: Life Stories of Imprisonment, Exile, and Homecoming from Apartheid South Africa Paul Gready Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2003 341 pp., $79.00 (cloth) Duke University Press 2006...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 11–26.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Andrew Ivaska Abstract This article explores the place of the USSR in the imagination, circuitry, and everyday practice of the early Mozambican nationalist movement configuring itself in exile in Dar es Salaam. Soviet plans, like those of the US, for engaging African liberation movements were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Malek Khouri Forget Baghdad: Jews and Arabs—the Iraqi Connection (2002), a film by the son of an Iraqi political exile living in Europe, was broadcast several times on prime-time television on the most popular Arab satellite television news channel, Al-Jazeera. As part of a budding new Arab cinema...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 195–213.
Published: 01 May 2012
... voluntary exile in Europe and does not return until 1923, having in the meantime led the Berlin National Committee of Iranian intellectuals against the Anglo-Russian intervention in their country. The second phase of Taqizadeh’s life — beginning with his membership of the fifth Majlis in 1923 and ending...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 133–149.
Published: 01 May 2020
... authority in the Sahara and their interrelationship with movement and mobility, the article focuses on the figure of the ‘ a'id , or returnee, a subject position that has been produced by the conflict between Morocco and the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic state-in-exile. Defined as someone who leaves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 322–333.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Keshavarz's memoir than by Nafisi in Reading Lolita in Tehran , although Keshavarz and a host of other critics, including Hamid Dabashi, hold a different opinion in their belligerent criticisms of Nafisi's book. In this essay, I also explore the concepts of homeland, exile, ultra-patriotism, and anti...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 474–486.
Published: 01 August 2011
... cost him the critical and scholarly recognition bestowed on his former compatriots Abbas Kiarostami and Mohsen Makhmalbaf. This essay seeks to address this imposed cultural exile by analyzing Naderi’s work and situating him as an important diasporic Iranian filmmaker. Films discussed include The Runner...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 172–182.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., titled, Deli ( Mad ), written in 1930, both by by Refik Halit Karay, an intellectual and journalist living in exile in Aleppo, serve as two points of entry into this decade. The plot of the play, in which a man falls into a coma two days before the restoration of the constitution in 1908 and wakes up in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 269–280.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Laetitia Nanquette This article analyzes a trend in the prose texts of French writers of Iranian origin, based on close readings of Chahdortt Djavann, Comment peut-on être français? ( How Can One Be French? 2006), and Ladane Azernour, Les larmes de l'exil: L'Iran confisqué ( The Tears of Exile...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 309–321.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Asian Muslim intellectuals transnational networks exile and knowledge production orientalism Islamic studies Indian studies In 1934, Abdul Sattar Kheiri, who was at that time a teacher of German and French at Aligarh Muslim University and the founder of the German Society at that university...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 526–540.
Published: 01 December 2020
... history archives South Asia exile archival studies research practice Architectures of the past, should they survive, are historical agents in the present. As politically and economically negotiated forms of cultural coproduction, they inform understandings of the past, as well as contemporary...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 495–512.
Published: 01 December 2008
... revolu- tionary state and reformation of society in the homeland. Each wave of emigration released into Outlandia tens of thousands of immigrants, refugees, and exiles with bitter memories of injustices or serious disappointments that drove them out of their homes. Expectedly, with these waves of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 381–387.
Published: 01 August 2011
... exile, transnational, and, for that matter, immigration and immigrant. Indeed, essays included in this collection also use the term trans- national, but we use diaspora as well partly because of the critical questions it engenders and partly to invoke a term that suggests Iranians’ continuing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 173–180.
Published: 01 August 2003
... sciousness of exiled Palestinians from those who re- © Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, 23:1&2 (2003) 174 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, 23: 1&2 (2003) mained in Palestine in order to examine the shifting...