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Alif 24: Archaeology of Literature: Tracing the Old in the New
This issue of Alif investigates the different strata constituting texts, and the presence of older material (myths, classics, hymns, rituals, romance, philosophical fragments, etc.) as subtexts in literature. Articles explore the processes and modalities of such inclusions in a given work or the corpus of an author. The issue also includes critical essays on the nature of ...more
Paperback, 500 pages
Published December 1st 2004 by American University in Cairo Press
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