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Return and the spectres of occupation

Hon, Gordon (2007) Return and the spectres of occupation In, Gillett, John (eds.) Bashir Makhoul: Return in Conflict. New York, IssueArt Publishing pp. 63-74.

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This chapter looks at the series of micro-lens photographs by Bashir Makhoul entitled Return in the context of Palestinian narratives of return. In particular it explores the notion of return in respect to the Isareli occupation, identifying what Hon regards as the spectral nature of the work and of the spectral nature of the idea of return itself.

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Published date: 2007


Local EPrints ID: 49136
ISBN: 0979586917
PURE UUID: 97288610-7498-4429-8239-96eb8ae88de4

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Date deposited: 29 Oct 2007
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 14:57

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Author: Gordon Hon
Editor: John Gillett

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