Post-Colonial Theory: Edward Said

POST-COLONIAL THEORY PART THREE: EDWARD SAID (1935-2003) Perhaps the most influential and widely read Post-Colonial critic was the late Edward Said (1935 - 2003) a Palestinian intellectual who was born in Jerusalem and died in exile in America. His well-known book, Orientalism was published in 1978 and is probably the often utilized structural analysis of Post-Colonial theory.