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This paper examines the postcolonial elements utilized by the anglo-jordanian novelist fadia faqir in her novel pillars of salt and other essays cambridge. Pillars of salt is a very practical novel by jordanian author fadia faqir it was published in 1996 and focuses on the lives, treatment and experiences of women.