Representations of the Intellectual: The 1993 Reith Lectures

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Vintage, 1994 - Intellectuals - 90 pages
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In this series of essays, based on his 1993 Reith Lectures, Edward Said explores what it means to be an intellectual today. It is, he argues, the intellectual's role to represent a message or view not only to, but for, a public, and to do so as an outsider - someone who cannot be co-opted by a government or corporation.

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Representations of the Intellectual
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Holding Nations and Traditions at Bay
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Expatriates and Marginals
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