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Essays in European and oriental literature

by Lafcadio Hearn

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Published by Dodd, Mead and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lafcadio Hearn ; arranged and edited by Albert Mordell
    ContributionsMordell, Albert, 1885-1965 ed
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, [6], 3-339 p. ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26819608M
    OCLC/WorldCa369688992

      Readings in Oriental Literature: Arabian, Indian, and Islamic is an up-to-date elucidation of some diverse and discrete, yet common and classic, subjects and authors, and the distinctive oriental elements present in them. The book, composed of fourteen essays, includes ancient Arabian poetry; the Arabian Nights; the Arabian desert; the Arabian influence on Reviews: 1. Relief at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. the author’s current book-length project (in progress), Edward Hirsch offers short essays on poems he finds especially hea Summer Living in the Tenses in Saigon By Andrew Lam. A.

    Orientalism is an account of the West's collective view of Eastern culture through what Said argues is a distorted lens called the Orient. That "because the Oriental - European relationship was determined by an unstoppable European expansion in search of markets, resources, and colonies," (95) the West needed to protect its interests, and did so through "Orientalism". A Passage to India and Orientalism When in Edward W. Said published his book Orientalism, it presented a turning point in post-colonial criticism. He introduced the term Orientalism, and talked about 2 of its aspects: the way the West sees the Orient and the way the West controls the Orient.

      Multidisciplinary work on Asia, spanning the arts, history, literature, the social sciences, and cultural studies. Includes scholarship on Asia's past and present, book reviews, and state-of-the-field essays on established and emerging topics. "Orientalism" is a book that has provided fodder for debate in many disciplines. This essay will expound on Said’s Orientalism and the relation between the orient and occident. The literature was written for European readers. Orientalist writers and poets presented a Middle East that was naively serene and hence conducive for relaxation.


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In art history, literature and cultural studies, Orientalism is the imitation or depiction of aspects in the Eastern depictions are usually done by writers, designers, and artists from the West.

In particular, Orientalist painting, depicting more specifically "the Middle East", was one of the many specialisms of 19th-century academic art, and the literature of Western countries. Orientalism has been widely discussed in academic literature and the media sources.

According to researchers, the nature of the Orient invites imagination due to the uniqueness of this concept (Ziauddin 1). Orientalism can be viewed as a positive concept that sets a high value on the role of the Orient nature in the life [ ]/5(3). Lafcadio Hearn SOURCE: "Realism and Idealism," in Essays in European and Oriental Literature, edited by Albert Mordell, Dodd, Mead and Company,pp.

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