Sex and Violence in Modern Arabic Literature

AMES423S

Surveys modern Arabic literature from nineteenth century poets to 21st century bloggers. Novels, short stories, autobiographies and poetry. Focuses on the emergence of women writers. Examines literary writing in relation to political, personal and civil rights; public spaces vs. home; war, colonialism, and religion. One course.

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ICS

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ALP, CCI, CZ