Memos from the besieged city : lifelines for cultural sustainability / Djelal Kadir.
This is a historical and critical reassessment of the field of comparative literature--the study of cultures and their literary posterity across national borders and historical frontiers--at a moment when notions of literacy and culture are under inordinate pressure by predatory globalization and mi...
Stanford, Calif. :
Stanford University Press,
|Series:||Cultural memory in the present.