New Literature and Philosophy of the Middle East: The Chaotic Imagination (Literatures and Cultures of the Islamic World) (Hardcover)

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Mohaghegh tracks the idea of 'chaos' into the contemporary philosophical and cultural imagination of the postcolonial world, exploring its vital role in the formation of an emergent avant-garde literature in the Middle East, concentrating on the writings of the twentieth-century Iranian new wave.

About the Author


Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh is an assistant pofessor of World Literature at New Jersey City University. He has taught at Columbia University, The New School University, and Sarah Lawrence College.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780230108127
ISBN-10: 0230108121
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: November 9th, 2010
Pages: 234
Language: English
Series: Literatures and Cultures of the Islamic World