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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 85–88.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Nada Elia Imagining Arab Womanhood: The Cultural Mythology of Veils, Harems, and Belly Dancers in the U.S. , Jarmakani Amira . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2008 . Pp. xiii, 236 . ISBN 987-0-230-60472-8 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 83–85.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Amira Jarmakani Race and Arab Americans Before and After 9/11: From Invisible Citizens to Visible Subjects , Jamal Amaney Naber Nadine , eds. Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press , 2008 . Pp. xiii, 378 . ISBN 978-0-8156-3177-4 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 124–127.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . Jarmakani Amira . New York : New York University Press , 2015 . 267 pages. isbn 9781479820863. Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 Hanadi Al-Samman’s Anxiety of Erasure: Trauma, Authorship, and the Diaspora in Arab Women’s Writing (2015) and Amira...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Story by Amira Jarmakani considers how these transnational cultural texts deploy the analytics of gender to understand subject formation through diasporic mobilities and the space of the desert. In “What Words Want” Adam Talib reflects on how examinations of Arab erotica at the conference “Words of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 88–90.
Published: 01 July 2009
... competing patriarchies in the dialectic of saving women from the evil of the competing patriarchy” (186). And Jarmakani successfully argues that the reality of the daily lives of Arab women is lost under the onerous burden of representation, the symbolism that distracts from the real...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 July 2010
... belly dance (Shay and Sellers-Young 2003; Dox 2006; Shohat 2006; Jarmakani 2008; Maira 2008). Th is line of inquiry reveals that the dance—once used to confi rm the rigid, turn-of-the-century Victorian ideals of female sexuality as well as the notion of the liberated (Western) feminine in the...