By Ferial Jabouri Ghazoul
This factor is dedicated to exploring artistic texts via authors from the Arab global, together with KarimAlrawi, Edward stated, Rafik Schami, and Ahdaf Soueif, who write in Dutch, English, French, German, and Hebrew.
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But gradually he found that his vision could not be realised, as consecutive governments pursued policies of Arabisation and favoured the use of classical Arabic. He thus became a permanent exile by choice, declaring, in 1962, that he would henceforth write "only in French,"19 so disillusioned was he by his failure to play his part in his country's cultural renaissance. 20 I write in French because France invaded my country and carved out such a strong position for herself there that I have to write in French to survive; but even though I write in French, I have my Arab and Berber roots which 46 /20 (2000)Alif are still thriving.
Lawrence Venuti, The Translator's Invisibility. A History of Translation (London and New York: Routledge, 1995) parle dans le meme sens de "traduction transparente" et de "fluidite" (fluency). 8 Quatre traductions tres libres: Majdulin, 1912 (Alphonse Karr, Sous les tilleuls); Fi sabil al-taj, 1920 (Francis Coppee, Pour la couronne); al-Sha'ir, 1921 (Edmond Rostand, Cyrano de Bergerac) et al-Fadila, 1923 (Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Paul et Virginie). 9 G. Alleaume, communication non publiee a la table ronde "Les langues en Egypte" (Le Caire: CEDEJ, 5 avril 1996).
Mais ils ont eu aussi un effet en retour considerable sur le champ litteraire egyptien et arabe, contribuant puissamment a la veritable canonisation (au sens fort) dont Mahfouz est desormais 1'objet et accreditant 1'idee d'une certaine concordance entre la valeur locale d'une oeuvre et sa valeur sur le marche international. 38 20 (2000) The Debate over Literary Writing in a Foreign Language: An Overview of Francophonie in the Maghreo Anne Armitage I. 1 In the eyes of some critics, the continued use of French raises concerns about the involvement of France, however low-key, in the affairs of their erstwhile colonies and linkage to Francophone societies has sometimes been actively discouraged.
ALIF 20 The Hybrid Library Text by Ferial Jabouri Ghazoul