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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 6. Poster of Palestinian guerrilla women sold on the streets between portraits of Ali Shariati and Khomeini (not pictured). Published in Tehran Mosavvar , June 1, 1979 [11 Khordad 1358]. Berelian Collection, Box 11. Figure 6. Poster of Palestinian guerrilla women sold on the streets More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 13. July Fourth celebrations, also referred to as the Country Fair, in Aramco Dhahran, with majorette parades and brass bands on Main Street. The destination is the King’s Road ball field, transformed into a fairground (early 1960s). Fadia is marching in a skirt at center. Photograph by More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2017
... women on the streets who stand against this discourse of violence and embrace an understanding of a unity that calls on the state to end the multiple ongoing wars in Turkey and the rhetoric of “you are either with us or against us” (Emek ve Adalet Platformu 2016a , 2016b ; Gürcü 2016 ; see also...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 189–193.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the streets. Figure 4. “Coups can only be foiled by peace. Women are against war.” Figure 4. “Coups can only be foiled by peace. Women are against war.” There were also other women on the streets who transgressed the frames imposed on women’s visibility in a different way from the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 224–226.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Jake Silver Friction also pervades Merabet’s own methodology, which oscillates between deeply ethnographic and deeply historical. On the one hand, he walks the reader through Beiruti streets’ histories, going into the utmost specificity about how the country’s civil war and postwar...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 July 2015
... strongly opposes registration, arguing that a pressure group must remain on the street. Registration requires following government laws, regulations, and limits. But activists in the group are not wealthy, and external funders often will not support unregistered groups doing independent feminist work...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2017
... leaders and poured out to the streets, confronting armed soldiers and tanks, working with the police to catch and sometimes extrajudicially execute suspected culprits. By the following morning it was clear that the coup attempt had failed. Crowds came out to occupy public squares in celebration of new...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 March 2015
... mentality. We believe that the only way out of this situation is to be in solidarity with women in our center and in the streets. We insist on showing the patriarchal relations behind women’s experiences at home, at work, and in the streets. Women cannot exercise the rights guaranteed by the law. Law...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 March 2011
... social and political realities of the streets below. The balcony is a constant physical feature in the landscape of her life as she moves throughout the Levant because of war, political upheaval, or familial decisions. The balcony is both living space and observation point: On the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 154–167.
Published: 01 March 2017
... family of participants. 9 HarassMap comprises several units. At the time this research was conducted, the Community Outreach unit worked with more than fourteen hundred volunteers in twenty-three governorates to coordinate monthly street campaigns. Within each governorate, HarassMap trains...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 July 2018
... their masculinity. She refutes the argument that street sexual harassment was an expression of sexual frustration by men who could not afford prostitution or marriage, showing that both options were affordable. Rather, such harassment was an expression of male dominance over women on streets, at...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 137–146.
Published: 01 March 2021
... and artistic styles were challenged through the creative and political practices of those protesting on the streets. For example, during the eighteen days of the Tahrir Square sit-in (January–February 2011), the folk music of Port Said, the early twentieth-century repertoire of Sayyid Darwish, and the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 422–424.
Published: 01 November 2016
... derive scopophilic pleasure from being out in the street and on rooftops. In Hanan al-Shaykh’s Hikayati Sharhun Yatul (2005), the female protagonist engages with public spaces in Beirut in the 1930s, and Aghacy argues that by going to the cinema and being visible in the street, the protagonist was able...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 483–485.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and congressional offices represent the antidote to Trump’s poisonous, divisive rhetoric, and the triumph of American democracy. References Chow Kat . 2017 . “ In Times Square, Protesters Take to the Streets to Say ‘I Am Muslim Too.’ ” NPR , February 19 . www.npr.org/sections/thetwo...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 362–364.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., fostering job creation and entrepreneurship, improving health education, and furnishing reproductive rights education to women. These concerns structure a variety of projects. For example, Bidarzani created and published free pamphlets intended to raise awareness about such topics as street harassment and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 42–62.
Published: 01 March 2015
... . Hunters in a Narrow Street . London : Heinemann . Jabra Jabra Ibrahim . 1971 . “ Modern Arabic Literature and the West .” Journal of Arabic Literature 2 : 76 – 91 . Jabra Jabra Ibrahim . 1979 . Yanabiʿ al-Ruʾya . Beirut : Muʾassasah al-ʿArabiyah lil-Dirasat wal-Nashr...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 329–330.
Published: 01 November 2020
... interior design inform how she structures these paintings, mixing shapes, textures, patterns, and bright colors for a vivid visual effect. In other recent works by El Sadda, some of them featured in the 2020 Cairo exhibit Artists’ Spring to benefit street children, women’s faces share, in a trompe l’oeil...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 March 2015
... commissions that function on the principle of rotation. The collective organizes events that are open to the public; publishes a quarterly journal, Feminist Politika ; and is highly involved in street activism, such as organizing demonstrations and flash mobs. Copyright © 2015 by the Association for...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (3): 116–118.
Published: 01 November 2011
... shadow theater’s popularity overcame the boundaries of age, class, and gender as men and women, adults and children, ulema and peasants watched it together. Some plays originated in the palace and found their way to the street; others were conceived in local coffeehouses and made their way to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 486–488.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of labor and sexual service. That Muslim men would treat their own mothers, sisters, daughters, and wives so badly supports the notion that Muslim men are by nature violent and therefore dangerous. My own research on major American print news media (the New York Times , the Wall Street Journal...