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Revisionary Narratives: Moroccan Women's Auto/Biographical and Testimonial Acts

Naïma Hachad


Revisionary Narratives examines the historical and formal evolutions of Moroccan women’s auto/biography in the last four decades, particularly its conflation with testimony and its expansion beyond literary texts. It analyzes auto/biographical and testimonial acts in Arabic, colloquial Moroccan Darija, French, and English in the fields of prison narratives, visual arts, theater performance, and digital media, situating them within specific sociopolitical and cultural contexts of production and consumption. Part One begins by tracing the rise of a feminist consciousness in prison narratives pro ... More

Keywords: Gender, Women, Sexuality, Morocco, Testimony, Auto/biography, Photography, Art, Theater, Digital narratives

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781789620221
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781789620221.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Naïma Hachad, author