Said, Edward W.
SAID, EDWARD W. (1935–2003) is best known as the author of the influential and widely read Orientalism (1978), a study of the modes of thought and writing which have created a M...
Born November 1, 1935
Died September 25, 2003
New York, New York
Political, social, and arts critic and commentator; contributor to Palestine's Declaration of S...
Edward W. Said's stature as a major contemporary American critic rests on highly original works that link theories of representation to cultural politics. Earlier in his career, he was one of a handfu...