Naguib Mahfouz: From Regional Fame to Global Recognition / Edition 1

Naguib Mahfouz: From Regional Fame to Global Recognition / Edition 1

by Michael Beard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815625677

ISBN-13: 9780815625674

Pub. Date: 12/28/1992

Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815625674
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
Mohamed El-Hindi Series on Arab Culture Series
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Naguib Mahfouz
Acknowledgments
Contributors
1Mapping the World of Naguib Mahfouz1
2The Arab Laureate and the Road to Nobel10
3Naguib Mahfouz and the Nobel Prize Reciprocal Expectations21
4Naguib Mahfouz and the Arabic Novel: The Historical Context28
5From "Naguib Mahfouz Remembers"37
6Place and Time in Mahfouz's al-Qahira52
7Respected Sir61
8Existential Themes in a Traditional Cairo Setting81
9The Mahfouzian Sublime95
10Men Constructed in the Mirror of Prostitution106
11Mahfouz's Dreams126
12From "Naguib Mahfouz's Critics"144
Notes175
Bibliography189
Index201
Map: Al-Azhar Square to Bab al-Futuh and back

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