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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 166–180.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., a popular neighborhood of Cairo, I am sitting with three men in their early thirties. The two waiters take orders and bring us drinks and hookahs. Loudspeakers in front of the shop broadcast Quranic recitations until one of the men switches to Egyptian pop music. Our conversations tackle various...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 108–111.
Published: 01 July 2008
..., Body, Sexuality, and Health Suad Joseph, ed. Boston: Brill, 2006. Pp. xix, 564. ISBN 9789004128194. Reviewed by Hania Sholkamy, American University in Cairo Th is volume of the Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures (EWIC) is devoted...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 149–152.
Published: 01 July 2006
... University of Cairo It is not new to observe that in the area of Middle Eastern studies, the field of consumer and cultural studies is suffering from a great neglect. Cultural studies are picking up slowly in our part of the world, but Arab academics still mistakenly consider consumer studies as a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 108–110.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Mervat F. Hatem. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. 234 pages. ISBN 978-0-230-11350-3. Ferial J. Ghazoul, American University in Cairo This slim, but rich, book is an intellectual biography of a pioneering female figure who lived in Egypt and wrote—in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (2): 120–122.
Published: 01 July 2007
..., 2005. Pp. 224. ISBN 1558615105. Reviewed by Ferial J. Ghazoul, American University in Cairo Th is novel is not only engrossing as fi ction, it also tells us intimately about Algeria’s war of national liberation (1954–62) and helps us under- stand what it means to be involved...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 15–40.
Published: 01 March 2014
... studied, championed, and curated. Studying Sudan and its artists may have begun in Khartoum during Hale’s first three-year period there from 1961 to 1964; however, this essay analyzes Hale’s subsequent writings based on the places where she encountered artists, residing abroad and in exile, in Cairo...
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figures 4–5. Pictures of Hind Rustum in magazines of the time, no date. Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. Figures 4–5. Pictures of Hind Rustum in magazines of the time, no date. Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. More
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figures 4–5. Pictures of Hind Rustum in magazines of the time, no date. Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. Figures 4–5. Pictures of Hind Rustum in magazines of the time, no date. Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. More
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figures 1–2. Samia Gamal in Ciro’s (1950) and Life (1951). Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. Figures 1–2. Samia Gamal in Ciro’s (1950) and Life (1951). Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. More
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figures 1–2. Samia Gamal in Ciro’s (1950) and Life (1951). Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. Figures 1–2. Samia Gamal in Ciro’s (1950) and Life (1951). Source: Catholic Cinema Center, Cairo. More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Sociology and Anthropology at Monmouth College. Her research interests include topics of cities, spaces, colonialism, and popular culture in the Middle East, in particular, Cairo. She also works on space, culture and Islam in Germany. Her recent publications include “Factories, Office...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 151–153.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., social movements, globalization, youth, and urban politics. Singerman’s publications include Cairo Contested: Governance, Urban Space, and Global Modernity (edited, 2009), Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East (co-edited with Paul Amar, 2006...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 154–167.
Published: 01 March 2017
... approaches that used art, music, and theatrical events; workshops and trainings held at El Sawy Culture Wheel, the Goethe Institute, and the campus of the American University in Cairo (AUC); and interactive information sessions that included the collection of survey data to understand people’s experiences at...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 359–361.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... (114) Nefissa Naguib’s Nurturing Masculinities is built around such conversations with working- and middle-class Egyptian men, this one with Moody, a shopkeeper from the working-class Cairo neighborhood of Bulaq. Moody and his family had recently moved to a larger apartment in one of Cairo’s new...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 376–394.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Fatima ʿAlam al-Din . 1989 . Tatawur al-Naql wa al-Muwasalat al-Dakhiliyya fi Misr fi ʿahd al-Ihtilal al-Britani 1882–1914 (The Development of Domestic Transportation in Egypt under the British Occupation, 1882–1914). Cairo : al-Hayʾa al-Misriyya al-ʿAmma lil-kitab . Ali Husayn Muhammad...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 329–330.
Published: 01 November 2020
... works show women pressed close together, their arms wrapped protectively around one another in friendship and solidarity. On a Facebook page where she shows much of her work, El Sadda ( 2019b ) writes, “When women support each other, incredible things happen.” In Cairo West Magazine she reflects on...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 401.
Published: 01 November 2019
... same time. The painting was featured as the poster and catalog cover for my exhibition Intersections , which took place in March 2019 at the Gezira Art Center in Cairo under the auspices of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture. The idea behind the painting, and the exhibition as a whole, is that all...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Affairs at American University. She has published Avenues of Participation: Family, Politics, and Networks in Urban Quarters of Cairo (Princeton University Press, 1995) and ed- ited Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East with Paul...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Martina Rieker Guest Editor Martina Rieker is Director of the Cynthia Nelson Institute for Gender and Women’s Studies ( www.aucegypt.edu/igws ) at the American University in Cairo. Copyright © 2007 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2007 4  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 137–139.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Frances S. Hasso Khul‘ Divorce in Egypt: Public Debates, Judicial Practices, and Everyday Life , Sonneveld Nadia . Cairo; New York : The American University in Cairo Press , 2012 . 229 pages. ISBN: 978-977-416-484-12 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...