Girls of Riyadh novel

Girls of Riyadh novel

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A theoretical framework is needed for the whole essay

Then the proposed structure:

You will have to approach it from 3 angles:

1. CHICKLIT

General sites with article(s) or essays and Chicklit. Scroll down for the Bibliographies.

https://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4353&context=theses
https://www.creativitypost.com/pop-culture/chick_lit_science_and_feminism
https://dspace.mic.ul.ie/xmlui/handle/10395/1022
https://cdr.lib.unc.edu/indexablecontent/uuid:d58b2c21-2e3f-470f-a323-78e6e0a342ef
https://arizona.openrepository.com/arizona/bitstream/10150/238894/2/azu_etd_12298_sip1_m.pdf

https://www.academia.edu/Documents/in/Chick_Lit

Caroline J. Smith Cosmopolitan Culture and Consumerism in Chick Lit
Stephanie Harzewski Chick Lit and Postfeminism

2. ARAB FEMINISM
JStore has thousands of articles on this.

Understanding the Other Sister: The Case of Arab Feminism

https://www.jstor.org/stable/3993823?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contentsAnastasia Valassopoulos (2007) Contemporary Arab Women Writers : Cultural Expression in Context. Routledge

3. TRANSLATION FROM ONE WORLD (WESTERN) INTO ANOTHER ONE (ARAB)
An interesting article on Chick Lit and Muslim Cultures:
https://www.academia.edu/31199371/Renegotiating_romantic_genres_Textual_resistance_and_Muslim_chick_lit

You’ll need to avoid description and go towards answering a question which will lead to analysis. You’ll decide of course, but here are some orientations towards some topics which might help:

What is lost and gained when chicklit is adapted from one society to another?
How feminist and feminine are the women from the SA novel?
How does the space work in the SA chick lit novel?