Urban Space in Contemporary Egyptian Literature

Portraits of Cairo

  • Authors
  • Mara┬áNaaman

Part of the Literatures and Cultures of the Islamic World book series (LCIW)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Mara Naaman
    Pages 11-35
  3. Mara Naaman
    Pages 37-70
  4. Mara Naaman
    Pages 105-138
  5. Mara Naaman
    Pages 169-176
  6. Mara Naaman
    Pages 177-178
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 179-227

About this book


An examination of how the space of the downtown served dual purposes as both a symbol of colonial influence and capital in Egypt, as well as a staging ground for the demonstrations of the Egyptian nationalist movement.


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