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Author Dahab, Elizabeth, 1952-

Title Voices of exile in contemporary Canadian francophone literature / F. Elizabeth Dahab
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 229 pages)
Series After the empire
After the empire.
Contents Voices of Exile in Contemporary Canadian Francophone Literature; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 01: Introduction: The Odyssey of Québécois/Canadian-Arabic Writers and Their Writing; Chapter 02: Deprivation and Despair in Saad Elkhadem's Wings of Lead, The Plague, Trilogy of the Flying Egyptian, and One Night in Cairo; Chapter 03: From Baghdad to Montréal via Paris: Naïm Kattan and His Multiple Reality; Chapter 04: Of Suffocated Minds and Tortured Hearts: The Universe of Abla Farhoud; Chapter 05: Of Broken Promises and Mended Lives: The War-Ravaged World of Wajdi Mouawad
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arabs in literature.
Arabs -- Canada -- Ethnic identity.
Exiles in literature.
French-Canadian literature -- Arab authors -- History and criticism.
French-Canadian literature -- Québec (Province) -- History and criticism.
Group identity in literature.
Immigrants' writings, French-Canadian -- Québec (Province) -- History and criticism.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0739138383 (electronic bk.)
9780739138380 (electronic bk.)