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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 171–183.
Published: 01 May 2019
... explores heritage-making practices that manage to challenge or subvert this compulsion to foundation. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Pakistan heritage Lahore Yasmeen Lari street theater architecture public history The essays in this themed section all approach, via...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 245–261.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Avner Wishnitzer The limited scholarship on late Ottoman nightlife focused mainly on street lighting and described it as a solution to the problem of darkness, the end of a dark age. However, as Wishnitzer shows in this article, the nightlife scene of the late nineteenth century did not develop...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Amy Malek In the last decade Iranian Americans have increasingly taken to the same streets and fair-grounds as Irish, German, and Puerto Rican American communities before them to hold ethnic parades and festivals to assert their cultural and ethnic identity to an American public often hostile to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2013) 33 (1): 75–88.
Published: 01 May 2013
... company. As a result, the segregation and inequality that defined the oil city for so many Iranian workers are absent from Persian Story . Yet, even after the nationalization movement in 1951 forced British employees to evacuate the oil city, the film was applauded in London theaters and classrooms as...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 299–313.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Allied servicemen; newspaper critiques of nightlife entertainments and behaviors; and correspondence among bar and theater owners, their supporters, critics, and French and British diplomatic and military representatives. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 nightlife alcohol imperialism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of the relationship between authorities and local people. They mobilized the politics of shame to pressure officials, transformed the monument site and the commemoration into a theater for conveying their challenge, and acquired influential allies capable of substantiating and institutionalizing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 116–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... explores a recent German theater performance ( Black Virgins , 2006) that poses itself against such victimization stories. The analysis of the performance shows, however, that the subjectivity of Muslim minority women is framed by their ability to unveil in speech and talk freely about sexuality. I...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1992) 12 (1): 1.
Published: 01 May 1992
... relevant and street theater is emerging as a powerful best of the three cultural streams (Sinhalese, Tamil, En- means of Tamil cultural articulation. It seems an ironic glish). Sarachchandra’s innovative plays illustrate such a realization of the Nietzschean dream that art restricted trend...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1992) 12 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 May 1992
... by the middle and upper middle If you get this feeling layers of Tamil society still prevail. However, Professor you do have S. Vithiyanathan’s attempts in the 190s to revive the a sweet home.15 Koothu tradition, and the popularization of folk theater, Ceylonese nationalist consciousness was...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 280–298.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . London : Verso , 2015 . Benjamin Walter . Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High Capitalism . London : Verso , 1997 . Bouman Mark J. “Luxury and Control: The Urbanity of Street Lighting in Nineteenth-Century Cities.” Journal of Urban History 14 , no. 1 ( 1987...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that takes the form of protecting historical sites and theatrical traditions. He considers how these place-making practices, by important architects such as Kamil Khan Mumtaz and Yasmin Lari or street theater groups, such as Lok Rahs, militate against the will to architecture that characterizes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 40–56.
Published: 01 May 2012
... “cultured” Soviet population. People were to Soviet educators and administrators such as be cultured in both arts and literature as well as teachers, Soviet club managers, and theater di- in their everyday manners. In other words, the rectors with the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 262–279.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Street songs that commence with the line ya leylet el ‘id, lighting and improved quality of travel within the anistina; that is, “oh night of the festival you cheer city and the new theater buildings were often con- us up.” But since this is exactly the first line of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1987) 7 (1_and_2): 78–85.
Published: 01 August 1987
... To win a united Maharashtra union-supported Marathi daily paper, Shramik Vichar.i Fi• nally, it can also be noted that the growing Dalit theater tra• and hold to the name of Bhim! dition, including a Dalit women's group, also has expressed itself in the form of street plays...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 506–513.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 514–517.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 517–519.
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 519–521.
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 521–523.
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 523–524.
Published: 01 December 2006