25 February 2007

The Edward Said Mural

Look at the mural above. Do you think that it celebrates Palestinian pride, heritage and culture and at the same time it expresses hostility and denigration of “another culture”.

The president of San Francisco State University seems to think so, and he has taken measures to that effect.

3 Comments:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for posting.
I will forward to contacts

Leila

Anonymous said...

edward said is not just a palestinian legend, but an arab hero that embodies the soul of a leader. may he rest in eternal peace.
buckeye

p.s. thanks for the post on this

Nikol said...

What do you think of Obadiah Shoher's extensive reply to Ed Said at http://samsonblinded.org/titles/edward_said_end_peace_process.htm ?

 

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