Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

2015-07-11 HOW THE SON OF EDWARD SAID IS TRYING TO CHANGE TERRORISM PROSECUTIONS. The label of “terrorist” has been extended far beyond its legal boundaries, he argues, and now includes people who are prosecuted for non-violent political activism. These terrorism cases set precedents that could harmfully impact the prosecution of activists in social movements, Said believes.

from the Guardian

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 8 – Orientalism by Edward Said (1978)

This polemical masterpiece challenging western attitudes to the east is as topical today as it was on publication

1

Edward Said (1935-2002) Orientalismo, El mundo, el texto y el crítico, Representaciones del intelectual (1993 Reith Lectures), Cultura e imperialismo

5
2
from BuzzFeed

12 Comics That Will Ruin Your Childhood

Tintin regretted how he told his own adventures in the Middle East after reading Edward Said's " Orientalism ". | 12 Comics That Will Ruin Your Childhood

2
from The Toast

How To Tell If You're In an Edward Gorey Book

Edward St. John Gorey (February 1925 – April was an American writer and artist noted for his illustrated books. His characteristic pen-and-ink drawings often depict vaguely unsettling narrative scenes in Victorian and Edwardian settings.

21
5