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Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader

Label
Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Title
Narratives of catastrophe
Title remainder
Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi
Statement of responsibility
Nasrin Qader
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
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Qader, Nasrin
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diop, Boubacar Boris
  • Ben Jelloun, Tahar
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • Ben Jelloun, Tahar
  • Diop, Boubacar Boris
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • African fiction (French)
  • Disasters in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African fiction (French)
  • Disasters in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
Label
Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-230) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn647876436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823237999
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132jg5r
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876436
Label
Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-230) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn647876436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823237999
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132jg5r
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876436

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