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...

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Main Author: Kadir, Djelal.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011.
Series:Cultural memory in the present.
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