Transgender, Culture, and Social Class in Early Twentieth Century's Mecca

This paper examines the theme of androgyny in the novel Khatam by the Saudi writer Raja Alem. It applies the theories of post-feminists such as Judith Butler and Kate Bornstein and Jungian writers such as June Singer and Erich Neumann. It also draws on theories of gendered space using the works of F...

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Volume: 14
Main Author: El-Zein, Amira
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Netherlands Brill 01.09.2016
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 14; no. 2; pp. 121 - 146
Data of publication: 20160900
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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