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2007 | 59 | 2 | 17-25

Article title

Carnivalization of the World in the Christian Lebanese Diaspora's 'tamizdats'

Authors

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Languages of publication

EN

Abstracts

EN
In this paper the author analyzes six anonymous texts written in French during the 90's of the 20th c. and published by the World Lebanese Organization. He focalizes on deformation of Lebanese national symbols: language, territory and Lebanese people. The corpus, which is satirical reaction to the Taif Accords (1989) reinforcing Syrian supervision of Lebanon, represents anti-(pan)Arab and anti-Muslim ideas. From a sociolinguistic point of view it is similar to propaganda materials published in Modern Standard Arabic and Lebanese dialects by Christian militias in Beirut between 1975-1990.

Year

Volume

59

Issue

2

Pages

17-25

Physical description

Document type

ARTICLE

Contributors

author
  • A. Plonka, Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Instytut Filologii Orientalnej, al. A. Mickiewicza 9/11, 31-120 Krak√≥w, Poland

References

Document Type

Publication order reference

Identifiers

CEJSH db identifier
07PLAAAA02565302

YADDA identifier

bwmeta1.element.99f1b817-a26b-3270-b983-0244fe7aa4b6
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