28-MAR-2018: Peter Lang publications release Prof A R Kidwai?s latest book
Aligarh, March 28: If you are searching for literature on promoting a better understanding between the Muslim world and the West against the backdrop of the deplorable 9/11 tragedy, Professor Abdur Raheem Kidwai?s latest book, ?Images of the Prophet Muhammad in English Literature? is a must read.
The book, which has been published by Peter Lang, a leading USA publisher recounts and analyzes the representation of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), as reflected in English literary texts, from 12th to 19th centuries. This book will provide the readers with a comprehension between the Muslim and the Western world.
Prof Kidwai?s book is of much interest to students of English literary history, cultural studies, Islamic studies, and literary orientalism.
Prof Kidwai is a senior academic with the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and the Director of University Grants Commission, Human Resource Development Centre, AMU. He has published extensively on the English translations of the Holy Quran, Literary Orientalism and English and Urdu Literature, with more than 30 books and 300 articles and reviews in periodicals to his credit.
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