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Edward Saïd On Orientalism

I came across this video http://vimeo.com/14326780 today on a listserv.  It’s an interview with Edward Saïd framed by an academic introduction to his work and uses a very interesting montage of images to establish its argument at the beginning.  It is … Continue reading

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Bardem in Bond

Joint Blog Post with Fiona Noble Shadows and Mirrors: Otherness and Stardom in Skyfall *Spoiler alert   In his seminal work Orientalism, Edward Saïd exposes the constructedness and mutual dependence of the categories of the West and the Orient.  His … Continue reading

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