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Synonyms for exile

Synonyms for exile

enforced removal from one's native country by official decree

one forced to emigrate, usually for political reasons

to force to leave a country or place by official decree

Synonyms for exile

a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country

a person who is expelled from home or country by authority

the act of expelling a person from their native land

expel from a country

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In the second example, the Zapatistas from Chiapas, Grubacic and O'Hearn explore issues pertaining to contemporary exilic societies within global neoliberal capitalism.
It is not important," Gillespie argues, "to discern whether Stephen [in Ulysses] sees himself as an exile, for whether he does so consciously or not, he takes up traits common to the exilic experience" (106), while at the same time Joyce captures "in emblematic fashion what modernists perceived as the broad aims of all social institutions: numbing discernment and promoting acquiescence" (102).
But Brodsky seems to have been courting something like an exilic identity before he left his country with his attempts to write poetry in Russian using the style and syntax of John Donne.
There is a touch of the tradition of exploration which is a common motif in the nineteenth and late-twentieth centuries in West African Anglophone exilic literature.
By reference to the three works mentioned above this paper aims to answer three questions: First that in the face of global migration and the formation of multi- lingual multi-racial and multi-cultural societies in the west to what extent the harmonizing of different cultures can be realistically achieved without compromise or surrender on the part of the host or migrant communities Second what is the place and role of the creative writer with his roots located in one culture and his mind nurtured in another as is the case of some Pakistani diasporic writers living in the West And third how the events of September-11 have become a cut-off point to distinguish between the old/classical exile and the reformulations in the exilic perspectives of the Muslim migrants in particular
Fuechtner's depiction of "the German-speaking world of Mount Carmel," its "Zionist mission," "incestuous atmosphere," and "complicated entanglement of private and professional relations" (125-28) provides thought-provoking insights into exilic conditions, while at the same time pointing out that such entanglement and nepotism were, from the beginning, a part of the psychoanalytic movement--patients became lovers, and doctors each other's patients.
For example he begins at the beginning of the Israelite story, as crafted in the exilic redaction, with the separation of Abraham from Lot.
Los espejos y autorretratos de Rafael Alberti," a reflection on Alberti's prodigioud capacity for self-renewal into his exilic and post-exilic poetry.
In this article, we examine the exilic experience of the Cuban-American community in South Florida through the dual concepts of structure and liminality.
For example, he begins at the beginning of the Israelite story, as crafted in the exilic redaction, with the separation of Abraham from Lot.
Alain Epp Weaver's States of Exile argues for a political theology that understands diaspora and return as necessary and interlocking aspects of a Christian exilic witness.
D'Addario adapts Edward Said's post-colonial concept of exile to assert that the nostalgic turn to the past that characterizes so much of exilic writing was a response to the memory of their lost world, but importantly, it also served a "polemical or public purpose" (11) to reconfigure the exile as central to their homeland's current condition--"the saving remnant of an English nation hopelessly led astray" (11).
In Cuban Catholics in the United States, Gerald Poyo offers a richly detailed account of Catholic Cubans' experiences in Cuba and in the United States, and the ways in which their faith commitments and longing for la patria informed their exilic and diasporic realities.
Although I suspect some readers will be bothered by D'Addario's decision not to provide a concrete definition or employ a preexisting model of the experience of exile, I found his approach of drawing on twenty- and twenty-first-century articulations of the exilic experience to be an effective, flexible, and eloquent way of communicating the specific components of the experience without reducing it to a single, monolithic construct.
They thus tend to undermine, in fact, what they acknowledge rhetorically--that the exilic Said rejects identity politics whether this politics is Western or Palestinian or Arabic--and thus to deflect attention away from what I take to be Said's major and abiding legacy to the intellectual life of our fraught global age: his undeviating commitment, utterly dependent on the rejection of the violence-producing metaphysical principle that identity is the condition for the possibility of difference, of the "whole consort [of humanity] dancing together contrapuntally.