Edward W. acknowledged (1935–2003) ranks as some of the most preeminent public intellectuals of our time. via his literary feedback, his advocacy for the Palestinian reason, and his groundbreaking e-book Orientalism,
acknowledged elegantly enriched public discourse by means of unsettling the established order. This critical quantity, the main finished and wide-ranging source on Edward Said’s existence and paintings, spans his extensive legacy either inside of and past the academy. The booklet brings jointly contributions from thirty-one luminaries—leading students, critics, writers, and activists—to interact Said’s provocative principles. Their essays and interviews discover the main subject matters of emancipation and illustration throughout the prisms of postcolonial concept, literature, track, philosophy, and cultural studies.
Contributors: invoice Ashcroft, Ben Conisbee Baer, Daniel Barenboim, Timothy Brennan, Noam Chomsky, Denise DeCaires-Narain, Nicholas Dirks, Marc H. Ellis, Rokus de Groot, Sabry Hafez, Abdirahman A. Hussein, Ardi Imseis, Adel Iskandar, Ghada Karmi, Katherine Callen King, Joseph Massad, W. J. T. Mitchell, Laura Nader, Ilan Pappe, Benita Parry, Rajagopalan Radhakrishnan, Jahan Ramazani, Jacqueline Rose, Lecia Rosenthal, Hakem Rustom, Avi Shlaim, Ella Habiba Shohat, Robert Spencer, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Anastasia Valassopoulos, Asha Varadharajan, Michael Wood