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Book launch in NYC for H. Aram Veeser’s Edward Said

H. Aram Veeser, author of Edward Said: The Charisma of Criticism will be holding a book launch at 7pm on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at Alwan for the Arts in NYC.  More information about the event can be found on Alwan for the Arts’ website.

"This is a brave book, written with gusto—a student from Edward Said’s early days at Columbia cuts through the myth and puts together the ‘real maestro,’ with respect, sympathy and meticulous attention to detail.” - Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Columbia University

H. Aram Veeser will be having a reading and performance for Edward Said. This innovative multimedia performance will include readings as well as images and dramatic elements, in collaboration with the author’s colleague, Matthew Mead.

Alwan for the Arts is located at 16 Beaver Street (between Broad and Broadway), 4th floor, New York, NY 10004, (646) 732-3261. More information about the event can be found on Alwan for the Arts’ website.
 

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  1. Edward Said

    The Charisma of Criticism

    By H. Aram Veeser

    This insightful critical biography shows us an Edward Said we did not know. H. Aram Veeser brings forth not the Said of tabloid culture, or Said the remote philosopher, but the actual man, embedded in the politics of the Middle East but soaked in the values of the West and struggling to advance the...

    Published March 8th 2010 by Routledge