The Resource Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader, (electronic book)

Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader, (electronic book)

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
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
CaPaEBR
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Qader, Nasrin
Dewey number
843/.9140996
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ3984
LC item number
.Q33 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • African fiction (French)
  • Disasters in literature
  • Storytelling in literature
  • Diop, Boubacar Boris
  • Ben Jelloun, Tahar
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
Label
Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
Control code
ebr10365079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 238 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Narratives of catastrophe : Boris Diop, ben Jelloun, Khatibi, Nasrin Qader, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
Control code
ebr10365079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 238 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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