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Title Interrogating orientalism : contextual approaches and pedagogical practices / edited by Diane Long Hoeveler and Jeffrey Cass
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, [2006]


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 MELB  826.0325 H6954/I  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 277 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction : mapping orientalism : representations and pedagogies / Diane Long Hoeveler and Jeffrey Cass -- Interrogating orientalism : theories and practices / Jeffrey Cass -- The female captivity narrative : blood, water, and orientalism / Diane Long Hoeveler -- "Better than the reality" : the Egyptian market in nineteenth-century travel writing / Emily A. Haddad -- Colonial counterflow : from orientalism to Buddhism / Mark Lussier -- Homoerotics and orientalism in William Beckford's Vathek: liberalism and the problem of pederasty / Jeffrey Cass -- Orientalism in Disraeli's Alroy / Sheila A. Spector -- Teaching the quintessential Turkish tale : Montagu's Turkish embassy letters / Jeanne Dubino -- Representing India in drawing-room and classroom : or, Miss Owenson and "those gay gentlemen, Brahma, Vishnu, and Co." / Michael J. Franklin -- "Unlettered tartars" and "torpid barbarians" : teaching the figure of the Turk in Shelley and De Quincey / Filiz Turhan -- "Boundless thoughts and free souls" : teaching Byron's Sardanapalus, Lara, and The corsair / G. Todd Davis -- Byron's The giaour : teaching orientalism in the wake of September 11 / Alan Richardson -- Teaching nineteenth-century orientalist entertainments / Edward Ziter
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-263) and index
Subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Orientalism in literature.
Orientalism -- Study and teaching.
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Travelers' writings, English -- Orient -- History and criticism.
Orient -- In literature.
Author Hoeveler, Diane Long.
Cass, Jeffrey, 1949-
LC no. 2006009989
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