Note the ghosts : among the more-than-living in Iraq

  • A series of creative non-fiction short stories based on ethnographic interviews and participant observation in Iraq from 2014–2022, Kali Rubaii's reflection asks: what is a toxic affect? In these stories, war-torn ecologies are packed with living and non-living beings that emerge in the floor of a mosque, in a graveyard, from a pillow, a toilet, and construction sites in Iraq.

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Author:Kali J. RubaiiGND
Parent Title (English):War-torn ecologies, an-archic fragments : reflections from the Middle East / edited by Umut Yıldırım ; Cultural Inquiry ; 27
Publisher:ICI Press
Place of publication:Berlin
Document Type:Part of a Book
Date of Publication (online):2023/10/25
Year of first Publication:2023
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2023/11/20
Tag:Iraq; Living and non-living beings; Toxic affect; War
GND Keyword:Irak; Krieg; Umwelt; Vergiftung; Übernatürliches Wesen; Geister; Dschinn
Page Number:19
First Page:85
Last Page:103
Dewey Decimal Classification:8 Literatur / 80 Literatur, Rhetorik, Literaturwissenschaft / 800 Literatur und Rhetorik
Sammlungen:CompaRe | Allgemeine und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
CompaRe | Allgemeine und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft / ICI Berlin
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - CC BY-SA - Namensnennung - Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 4.0 International