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Memory for forgetfulness : August, Beirut, 1982

Memory for forgetfulness : August, Beirut, 1982

Author: Maḥmūd Darwīsh; Ibrahim Muhawi
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

This sequence of prose poems uses the 1982 Israeli invasion of Lebanon and the shelling of Beirut as their setting. The author recreates the sights and sounds of a city under terrible siege, and at  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Palestinian
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Darwīsh, Mahmūd.
Memory for forgetfulness.
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 1995
(DLC) 94026351
Named Person: Maḥmūd Darwīsh; Maḥmūd Darwīsh; Maḥmūd Darwīsh
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maḥmūd Darwīsh; Ibrahim Muhawi
ISBN: 9780520915138 0520915135 0585237786 9780585237787 9780520087675 0520087674 9780520087682 0520087682 0520954599 9780520954595
OCLC Number: 44959615
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (182 pages)
Contents: Basic concepts: Cinema and the Theory of Intertextuality --
Narrative's way: D.W. Griffith: Repressing the Source: D.W. Griffith and Browning --
Intertextuality and the Evolution of Cinematic Language: Griffith and the Poetic Tradition --
Beyond narrative: avant-garde cinema --Cinematic Language as Quotation: Cendrars and Léger --
Intertext against Intertext: Buñuel and Dali's Un Chien Andalou --
Theorists who practiced: The Hero as an "Intertextual Body": Iurii Tynianov's Lieutenant Kizhe --
The Invisible Text as a Universal Equivalent: Sergei Eisenstein.
Other Titles: Dhākirah lil-nisyān.
Responsibility: Mahmoud Darwish ; translated, with an introduction by Ibrahim Muhawi.
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