DSpace

King Saud University Repository >
King Saud University >
COLLEGES >
Humanities Colleges >
College of Arts >
College of Arts >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/18173

Title: "The Meaning of the Orient in Keats's Consciousness"
Authors: Ebtisam Sadiq
Keywords: Geography- India- Atlantic- History- Wisdom- Architecture- Tales- Magic- Romance- Colonial- Jewels- Spices.
Issue Date: 1992
Abstract: This study discovers more than one Orient in Keats’s consciousness, a historical, fictional, and political one. The variety is a direct result of Keats’s exposure to different sources of knowledge about that world. The amalgamation of the three Oriental realms in Keats’s mind allows fictional elements to overshadow historical knowledge. A geographically fluid Orient in which Greece is included emerges in Keats’s poetry. This concept challenges the dominant view of ancient Greece as the source of Western civilization.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/18173
Appears in Collections:College of Arts

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
The Meaning of the Orient in Keats's Consciousness.doc35 kBMicrosoft WordView/Open

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

 

DSpace Software Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard - Feedback