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Ameen Rihani

Ameen Rihani

bridging East and West : a pioneering call for Arab-American understanding

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Published by Ameen Rihani Institute, American University Center for Global Peace, University Press of America in [Washington, D.C.], Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rihani, Ameen Fares, -- 1876-1940 -- Congresses.,
  • Authors, Arab -- Lebanon -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Nathan C. Funk, Betty J. Sitka.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsFunk, Nathan C., Sitka, Betty J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7860.I45 Z56 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 181 p. :
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18485024M
    ISBN 100761828605
    LC Control Number2004108380

    The rise of the Arab American novel: Ameen Rihani's The Book of Khalid. / Hassan, Wail Seddiq. The Edinburgh Companion to the Arab Novel in English: The Politics of Anglo Arab and Arab American Literature and : Wail Seddiq Hassan. First published in , Ameen Rihani’s Book of Khalid is widely considered the first Arab American semi autobiographical work chronicles the adventures of two young men, Khalid and Shakib, who leave Lebanon for the United States .

      Playing with classical Arabic literary forms, as well as Western literary conventions, Ameen Rihani’s The Book of Khalid is a unique contribution to American and World literature. AMEEN RIHANI (–) was a poet, writer, diplomat and intellectual, who wrote in both English and Arabic. Born in Lebanon, he spent his teen years in New York Author: Ameen Rihani. Author by: Ameen Fares Rihani Languange: en Publisher by: Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 77 Total Download: File Size: 40,7 Mb Description: The Book of Khalid is a novel that was written in by the Arab author Ameen Fares wrote in English and described the perilous journey of immigrants to America.

      Ameen Rihani () was an influential Arab-American thinker, writer and political activist, and was one of the most prominent humanist intellectuals of the twentieth century. He was born in Freike, Lebanon, and emigrated to the United States at the age of He was recognized in his time as a leading figure in the world of Arab-American literature, a .   Ameen Rihani (–) sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, Wikidata item. Arab-American writer, poet, and activist The Book of Khalid () Wajdah () The Green Flag () (manuscript) The Lily of al-Ghore () (manuscript) Jahan () (manuscript).


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Title: The Book of Khalid Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York.

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