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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
... storytelling art in Turkey, this article questions the equation between “raising one’s voice” and having agency. It investigates two concrete instances in 2012, in Istanbul and Van, where Kurdish women publicly raised their voices. It shows that public audibility does not necessarily translate into agency...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 163–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Lost misses the opportunity to speak directly to a growing audible discussion on women political prisoners and the political uses of sexual violence. The film correctly frames the ubiquity of fear in Fureidis as somewhat exceptional among Palestinian villages in Israel. Mara’ana...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 115–122.
Published: 01 July 2010
... inserting a comprehensible and audible Muslim voice into US public culture and politics. Asifa Quraishi, a Muslim professor from the University of Wiscon- sin School of Law who in her everyday public presence acts as an agent of legal and academic guidance and knowledge production, was...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 73–95.
Published: 01 November 2005
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 July 2010
... students who are “descendants” learn the dance form more rapidly than others. Solidarity among women audi- ence members was palpable, and audible. One of the matronly women organizers thanked a girlfriend for coming; the latter, suff ering from bad allergies, replied with a stuff y nose, “I wanted to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 382–410.
Published: 01 November 2016
... mostly carried out through gestures, corporeal signs, and discursive means. As opposed to the murderers’ efforts to efface the victims in unmarked graves, the mothers—as witnesses, survivors, and storytellers—offer up a remembrance. By making their wounds and silence publically visible and audible, they...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 287–311.
Published: 01 July 2017
... in Thomas 1978, 142–43). Singers or instrumental performers for female audiences ( ʿalimat ) remained visually shrouded by latticework or curtains when their voices were audible to men. In contrast, dancers ( ghawazi ) who performed for mixed-gender or male audiences were often associated with sexual...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 95–121.
Published: 01 March 2006
... place where they obtain the seeds. The “children” show the boy how to plant the seeds in earth that laughs when it is dug into and absorbs the water with an audible sound. The child is initially perplexed by their play but eventually joins their activities. Upon night- fall, the companions...