Literacies In Contemporary Egypt: Everyday Writing And Political Change by Ivan PanovicLiteracies In Contemporary Egypt: Everyday Writing And Political Change by Ivan Panovic

Literacies In Contemporary Egypt: Everyday Writing And Political Change

byIvan PanovicEditorIvan Panovic

Hardcover | December 8, 2017

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This book provides an ethnographically grounded description and interpretation of a variety of writing practices, including social media, in contemporary Egypt.
Ivan Panovic is Andrew H. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Arabic Sociolinguistics, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford
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Title:Literacies In Contemporary Egypt: Everyday Writing And Political ChangeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:December 8, 2017Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415703964

ISBN - 13:9780415703963

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1 Write like an Egyptian 2 Franco: Arabic without Arabic Script 3 The Third Player in the Field: English 4 Looking Back: A Historical Perspective 5 When Fusha is not enough 6 Language in the Time of Revolution: Transient Linguistic Cityscapes of Cairo 7 Going Ammi all the way, or maybe not: the Case of Wikipedia Masry 8 Tweet Like an Egyptian: Micro Blogging, Major Mixing 9 From Books to Facebook and Back 10 From Diglossia to Translingualism