The Resource Poetic Trespass : Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine

Poetic Trespass : Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine

Label
Poetic Trespass : Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine
Title
Poetic Trespass
Title remainder
Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Palestinian-Israeli poet declares a new state whose language, "Homelandic," is a combination of Arabic and Hebrew. A Jewish-Israeli author imagines a "language plague" that infects young Hebrew speakers with old world accents, and sends the narrator in search of his Arabic heritage. In Poetic Trespass, Lital Levy brings together such startling visions to offer the first in-depth study of the relationship between Hebrew and Arabic in the literature and culture of Israel/Palestine. More than that, she presents a captivating portrait of the literary imagination's power to transgress political
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
892.409/006
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ5021.2
LC item number
.L48 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Poetic Trespass : Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (299-327) and index
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  • net
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
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration and Translation; Introduction: The No-Man's-Land of Language; PART I. HISTORICAL VISIONS AND ELISIONS; Chapter 1. From the "Hebrew Bedouin" to "Israeli Arabic": Arabic, Hebrew, and the Creation of Israeli Culture; Chapter 2. Bialik and the Sephardim: The Ethnic Encoding of Modern Hebrew Literature; PART II. BILINGUAL ENTANGLEMENTS; Chapter 3. Exchanging Words: Arabic Writing in Israel and the Poetics of Misunderstanding
  • Chapter 4. Palestinian Midrash: Toward a Postnational Poetics of Hebrew VersePART III. AFTERLIVES OF LANGUAGE; Chapter 5. "Along Came the Knife of Hebrew and Cut Us in Two": Language in Mizrahị Fiction, 1964-2010; Chapter 6. "So You Won't Understand a Word": Secret Languages, Pseudo-languages, and the Presence of Absence; Conclusion. Bloody Hope: The Intertextual Afterword of Salman Masalha and Saul Tchernichowsky; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn891445853
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400852574
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt7c2f9h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35175035
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891445853
  • jstor1400852579

Library Locations

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