Edward Said

Standard Name: Said, Edward


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Literary responses Margaret Drabble
Lucy Scholes , reviewing The Dark Flood Rises for The Independent, was moved to quote Edward Said 's definition of a late artistic style not as harmony and resolution but as intransigence, difficulty, and...
Literary responses George Eliot
Ashton suggests that GE anticipated the case made in Theodor Herzl 's The Jewish State, 1896. The first Jewish readers of the novel were delighted and impressed both by GE 's deep knowledge and...
Textual Features Marina Warner
Warner, mindful of the change of perspective brought about by the work of Edward Said , sees the collection as a polyvocal anthology of world myths, fables and f
Textual Production Ketaki Kushari Dyson
In her Preface to the 2002 Edition, KKD notes the coincidence that her work on colonialist writings appeared in the same year as Edward Said's theoretically ground-breaking and academically influential Orientalism. She did...


25 January 1952
An incident between the British army and Egyptian police on the Suez Canal led to riots in Cairo.