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Egypt Awakening in the Early Twentieth Century: Mayy Ziy?dahs Intellectual Circles Boutheina Khaldi

Egypt Awakening in the Early Twentieth Century: Mayy Ziy?dahs Intellectual Circles

Boutheina Khaldi

Published December 24th 2012
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284 pages
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Through a detailed study of Mayy Ziy?dahs literary salon, Boutheina Khaldi sheds light on salon and epistolary culture in early twentieth-century Egypt and its role in Egypts Nahdah (Awakening). Bringing together history, womens studies, ArabicMoreThrough a detailed study of Mayy Ziy?dahs literary salon, Boutheina Khaldi sheds light on salon and epistolary culture in early twentieth-century Egypt and its role in Egypts Nahdah (Awakening). Bringing together history, womens studies, Arabic literature, post-colonial literature, and media studies, she highlights the important and previously little-discussed contribution of Arabic women to the project of modernity.