Dirasat: Human and Social Sciences

From 2000 to 2019

ISSN 1026-3721

Crossing Boundaries: A Postcolonial Reading of Naomi Shihab Nye's Young-Adult Literature


Abstract | الملخص

The paper analyzes Naomi Shihab Nye's young-adult literature in the light of central issues of postcolonialism.&nbsp; Her original works dealing with the Middle East, namely the award-winning <em>19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East

Authors | المؤلفون

Aisawi S. Abdel-Karim

Keywords | الكلمات الدالة

Naomi Shihab Nye, Young-Adult Literature, Postcolonial Theory, Arab-American Literature, Identity, Diaspora, Hybridity, Orientalism.

References | المراجع