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Iran Without Borders: Towards a Critique of the Postcolonial Nation

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Iran Without Borders: Towards a Critique of the Postcolonial Nation by Hamid Dabashi

A history of the cosmopolitan forces that made contemporary Iran

“No ruling regime,” writes Hamid Dabashi, “could ever have a total claim over the idea of Iran as a nation, a people.” For decades, the narrative about Iran has been dominated by a false binary, in which the traditional ruling Islamist regime is counterposed to a modern population of educated, secular urbanites. However, Iran has for many centuries been a nation forged from a diverse mix of influences, most of them non-sectarian and cosmopolitan.

In Iran Without Borders, the acclaimed cultural critic and scholar of Iranian history Hamid Dabashi traces the evolution of this worldly culture from the eighteenth century to the present day, journeying through social and intellectual movements, and the lives of writers, artists and public intellectuals who articulated the idea of Iran on a transnational public sphere. Many left their homeland

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Size: 1.1 MB
Publisher: Verso
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781784780692 (DRM-EPUB)

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