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Postcolonial Translation

Waïl S Hassan

in Immigrant Narratives

Published in print November 2011 | ISBN: 9780199792061
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199919239 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199792061.003.0007
Postcolonial Translation

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The trajectory of Ahdaf Soueif’s fiction reflects her growing awareness of the politics of reception of Anglophone Arab women writers and her use of translation as a thematic and stylistic device to undermine colonial discourse.

Keywords: Colonial discourse; women’s writing; translation

Chapter.  12490 words. 

Subjects: Literature

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