Campus Units

World Languages and Cultures

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2014

Journal or Book Title

Contemporary Literary Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Today's Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Short Story Writers, Scriptwriters, & Other Creative Writers

Volume

365

Abstract

(essay date 2010) In the following essay, Weber-Fève discusses the “transnational” works of Sebbar and French-Algerian politician and filmmaker Yamina Benguigui. She describes female characters in these artists’ works as “ethnic Othered,” contending that they often appear in marginalized positions in the domestic sphere.

Comments

This chapter was published as Weber-Feve, S., (Re)Presenting Female Iconography at Home with Leïla Sebbar’ in Contemporary Literary Criticism (2014) Vol. 365. Layman Poupard Publishing, LLC. Posted with permission.

Rights

From . Contemporary Literary Criticism. © 2015 Gale, a part of Cengage, Inc. Reproduced by permission. www.cengage.com/permissions

Copyright Owner

Gale

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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