From Haifa to Ramallah (and Back): New/Old Palestinian Literary Topography

@article{Eqeiq2019FromHT,
  title={From Haifa to Ramallah (and Back): New/Old Palestinian Literary Topography},
  author={Amal Eqeiq},
  journal={Journal of Palestine Studies},
  year={2019}
}
  • Amal Eqeiq
  • Published 1 May 2019
  • Art
  • Journal of Palestine Studies
This article explores border crossing and the Palestinian city as a literary metropolis—two major themes in the works of emerging Palestinian novelists in Israel. It looks at the “re-Palestinization” of urban space by writers who belong to a post-Oslo generation of Palestinian intellectuals that left villages and small towns in Israel to go and study, work, and live in the city. What distinguishes the literature of this generation is its negotiation of border crossing in a fragmented geography… 
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