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Morocco bound : disorienting America's Maghreb, from Casablanca to the Marrakech Express

Author: Brian T Edwards
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2005.
Series: New Americanists.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of American Orientalist representations of North Africa from 1942 to 1973

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Edwards, Brian T., 1968-
Morocco bound.
Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607640294
Online version:
Edwards, Brian T., 1968-
Morocco bound.
Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)609293960
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian T Edwards
ISBN: 082233609X 9780822336099 0822336448 9780822336440
OCLC Number: 59279789
Description: xv, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Morocco bound, 1942-1973 --
Taking Casablanca --
American orientalism: taking Casablanca --
Sheltering screens: Paul Bowles and foreign relations --
Queer Tangier --
Tangier(s): the multiple cold war contexts of the international zone --
Disorienting the national subject: Burroughs's Tangier, Hitchcock's Marrakech --
Three serious writers, two serious authors: Jane Bowles, Mohammed Mrabet, and the erotics of collaboration politics of translation --
Marrakech Express --
Hippie orientalism: the interpretation of countercultures --
Notes --
Works cited --
Index.
Series Title: New Americanists.
Responsibility: Brian T. Edwards.
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"Throughout this book it is clear that Edwards views dialogue as a modest corrective to Orientalist tendencies, often pointing out moments when opportunities for exchange were missed. Edwards's own Read more...

 
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