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Text and context : gender and national identity in Mayy Ziyādah's Fleurs de Rêve
(Wheaton College (Norton, Mass.), 2013-09-13)
Mayy Ziyādah has been given limited critical attention as a key figure in the early twentieth-century formation of an Egyptian national identity and in the stirrings of an Eastern women's movement. The author, however, ...
Evolution of "Beauty and the beast"
(Wheaton College (Norton, Mass.), 2013-06-07)
Stories, like living organisms, adapt in order to survive and be reproduced. Taking a socio-historical perspective and drawing on memetics, feminism, and textual analysis, this thesis studies ten literary and cinematic ...