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Writing the End: Wilfred Thesiger, Freya Stark and the ‘Arabist tradition’

Cocking, Ben (2007) Writing the End: Wilfred Thesiger, Freya Stark and the ‘Arabist tradition’. Journeys: The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing, 8 (1-2). pp. 57-76. ISSN 1465-2609. (doi:10.3167/jys.2007.081204) (KAR id:56727)

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Freya Stark’s The Southern Gates of Arabia (1936) and Wilfred

representing the last of the ‘Arabist tradition’. Consequently, The

to examine the Arabist tradition at a genealogical point of transition.

each book, this paper will examine the extent to which these strategies

Thesiger might be located in the context of the tradition’s demise.

Thesiger, Orientalism.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.3167/jys.2007.081204
Uncontrolled keywords: Arabist tradition, travel writing, Freya Stark, Wilfred Thesiger, Orientalism.
Subjects: P Language and Literature
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Centre for Journalism
Depositing User: Ben Cocking
Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2016 14:31 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:36 UTC
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