Synopses & Reviews
Fully conversant with the critical issues of the current cultural debates, Djelal Kadir goes to great pains to articulate and exercise the scruples with which critical reading and cultured scrutiny might proceed without unduly compromising otherness or capitulating the congeniality of reading and writing as civilizing activities.
"This is an unusual and demanding book. It explores manners of reading against the grain using texts which illustrate alternatives to received notions of logic, linearity, and teleology". -- Forum for Modern Language Studies
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-213) and index.