CFP: [Cultural-Historical] 2008 MLA Panel: "The Nakba in the Wake of Said"

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Shaden M. Tageldin
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The MLA Discussion Group on Arabic Literature and Culture invites paper proposals for a panel on
the topic "The _Nakba_ in the Wake of Said" at the 2008 MLA Convention, to be held 27-30
December 2008 in San Francisco, CA. Sixty years after 1948, how does the dispossession of
Palestine figure in Arabic culture—through and beyond the lens of Edward Said? Papers on all
media and on all parts of the Arabic-speaking world welcome. Please send 500-word abstracts and
vitae by 7 March 2008 to Shaden M. Tageldin (

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