Edward W. Saeed

Edward W. Said

  • Born: 1935
  • Death: 2003
  • Age: 67
  • Country: Palestine

About this author

Edward Wadie Said was born on 1 November 1935. He was a Palestinian American professor of literature at Columbia University, a public intellectual, and a founder of the academic field of postcolonial studies. Born in Mandatory Palestine, he was a citizen of the United States by way of his father, a U.S. Army veteran.

In 1963, Said joined Columbia University as a member of the English and Comparative Literature faculties, where he taught and worked until 2003. In 1974, he was Visiting Professor of Comparative Literature at Harvard; during the 1975–76 period, he was a Fellow of the Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Science, at Stanford University. In 1977, he became the Parr Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, and subsequently was the Old Dominion Foundation Professor in the Humanities; in 1979 was Visiting Professor of Humanities at Johns Hopkins University.

Besides honors, memberships, and postings to prestigious organizations worldwide, Edward Said was awarded some twenty honorary university degrees in the course of his professional life as an academic, critic, and Man of Letters.

 

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Covering Islam By Edward W. Saeed
Covering Islam By Edward W. Said
Covering Islam
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05-02-2023
Selected Essays of Edward W. Sayed Edited By Fayez Alam
Edward W. Said Er Nirbachito Rachana By Edward W. Said
Edward W. Said Er Nirbachito Rachana
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13-04-2023
Nirbachito Rachona Somogro By Edward W. Saeed
Nirbachito Rachona Somogro By Edward W. Said
Nirbachito Rachona Somogro
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05-02-2023
Orientalism - Edward W. Saeed
Orientalism Bangla Translated Book By Edward W. Said
Orientalism Bangla Translated Book
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05-02-2023
Representations of the Intellectual - Edward W. Saeed
Representations of the Intellectual Bangla Onubad Book By Edward W. Said
Representations of the Intellectual Bangla Onubad Book
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05-02-2023