English Language, Literature & Culture

Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2017

  • Escaping from Orientalized Orientals: Studying Occidentosis as a Methodological Polemic for Regaining Eastern Identity versus West

    Jalal Farzaneh Dehkordi, Mohammad Amin Mozaheb

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2017
    Pages: 31-36
    Received: 3 May 2017
    Accepted: 9 May 2017
    Published: 12 July 2017
    Abstract: Although Iranian society has not been directly colonized by Western countries over the past centuries, the colonizing strategies of some of these countries have been successful during various historical periods. Furthermore, Iranian intellectuals have taken diverse orientations towards the Western ideology. Nonetheless, debates on Western influence... Show More
  • Study of Power and Dissidence in O’Neill’s the Emperor Jones

    Nafiseh Iranpour, Fatemeh Sadat Basirizadeh

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2017
    Pages: 37-44
    Received: 18 July 2017
    Accepted: 7 August 2017
    Published: 23 August 2017
    Abstract: This Paper examines Eugene O’Neil`s The Emperor Jones in Power and dissidence. O’Neill was highly under the influence and inspiration of his contemporary events and the traces of those events are reflected in his works. He prefers to deal with the authentic American types and backgrounds in his social dramas. The main characters of his plays under ... Show More