Friday, 9 November 2012

Hamid Dabashi [VIDEO] - The World of Persian Literary Humanism




Hamid Dabashi discusses his book ‘The World of Persian Literary Humanism’; a book that he describes as having been brewing in him like a perfect “cup of tea” since childhood - an outpouring of his deep respect for an ancient tradition, told from a non-western, non-orientalist perspective, which he declares is a wellspring of cultural and philosophical resistance to traditional masculine discourses of conquest.  

More information on Hamid Dabashi's political work, published by Zed Books, can be found by clicking on the images below:


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