The essay question is: “The Orient was Orientalized not only because it was discovered to be “Oriental” . . . , but also because it could be—that is, submitted to being—made Oriental” (Said, Orientalisn 5-6). Explain.

Said’s “Orientalism” must be cited, along with one other source. We were only given the introduction to “Orientalism” (pages 1-12), so that should be all that is referenced. Essay must be a min. of 850 words. Citations should be parenthetical.

Here is Said’s Orientalism.