Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
A Shadow over PalestineThe Imperial Life of Race in America$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Keith P. Feldman

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780816694501

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816694501.001.0001

Show Summary Details

Arab American Awakening

Arab American Awakening

Edward Said, Area Studies, and Palestine’s Contrapuntal Futures

Chapter:
(p.147) 4 Arab American Awakening
Source:
A Shadow over Palestine
Author(s):

Keith P. Feldman

Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816694501.003.0005

Chapter Four situates the emergence of Edward W. Said’s Orientalism within the growing knowledge production of a community of scholars of Arab descent. It illuminates a contrapuntal analytic attentive to the incommensurable connections between U.S. settler conquest, the Holocaust, and the dispossession and dehumanization of Arab communities.

Keywords:   Black-Arab connections, Palestine solidarity, Racial liberalism, Holocaust memory, Black freedom struggles, Arab American activism, OrientalismAmerican Jews, Women of Color Feminisms, Anti-semitism

Minnesota Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.