Time Signatures: Contextualizing Contemporary Francophone Autobiographical Writing from the Maghreb

Time Signatures: Contextualizing Contemporary Francophone Autobiographical Writing from the Maghreb

by Alison Rice

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739112908
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 03/21/2006
Series: After the Empire: The Francophone World and Postcolonial France Series
Pages: 358
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 8.96(h) x 1.06(d)

About the Author

Alison Rice is Assistant Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures at the University for Notre Dame.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Overture: Francophony? Legitimacy, Authenticity, and Integrity in French Literature Chapter 2 NameStakes: Putting the Proper Name into Textual Play Part 3 Assia Djebar Chapter 4 Religio: Re-thinking and Re-linking Cultural and Religious Tradition Chapter 5 Histoire à Contretemps: Syncopated Histories: Writing on the Off-Beat Part 6 Hélène Cixous Chapter 7 Settling the Musical Score: Orality, Rhythm, and Repetition in Writing Wrongs Chapter 8 Prelude to a Fugue, Out of North Africa: Uprooting and Rerouting in Autobiographical Fiction Part 9 Abdelkébir Khatibi Chapter 10 French Transcriptions, French Transpositions: Transportation, Transnation, and Transliteration Chapter 11 Silence and Schizophrenia: Subtle Slips of the Tongue Chapter 12 Nothing to Declare: Crossing the Border from Confession to Testimony

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