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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 175–196.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Manar Shorbagy Duke University Press 2007 All translations are the author's. The Egyptian Movement for Change — Kefaya: Redefining Politics in Egypt Manar Shorbagy The Egyptian...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 1993
...: Bedouin Stories . Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. Ali , Samya Ahmad . 1984 . “Television Drama and the Problems of Egyptian Society.” (In Arabic.) Thesis, Faculty of Communication, Cairo University. Anderson , Benedict . 1983 . Imagined Communities . London...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (3 (65)): 493–504.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Brian T. Edwards Large-scale demonstrations during January and February 2011 forced the departure of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. Many Western commentators represented these events as a digital revolution, attributing authorship as much to the technologies of the digital age—particularly...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 333–361.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Yasmin Moll Egyptian translators working at Iqraa—the world’s first Islamic television channel—use a variety of strategies in subtitling Arabic-language preaching programs into English. These translators see their task as twofold: to act as “cultural mediators” responsible for countering perceived...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 417–444.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Elliott Colla © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Elliott Colla teaches comparative literature at Brown University. He recently completed a book manuscript entitled “Conflicted Antiquities,” which is a study of the figures of Egyptian antiquities in classical Arabic literature, European...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 49–71.
Published: 01 January 2023
... . 2016 . “ All That Is Banned Is Desired: ‘Rebel Documentaries’ and the Representation of Egyptian Revolutionaries .” Middle East: Topics & Arguments 6 : 13 – 22 . El Hamamsy Walid Soliman , and Soliman Mounira . 2013 . “ Introduction: Popular Culture—A Site of Resistance...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 91–92.
Published: 01 May 1989
... thereby recognized the achievements of a non-Western culture and invited a world-wide readership to explore the unfamiliar through the works of its Laureate. In the case of Naguib Mahfouz, we are dealing with an Egyptian novelist who over a period of five decades has devoted himself assiduously...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 127–152.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., during the uprising’s last days in February 2011, the Egyptian army publicly opted not to crush the anti-Mubarak revolt, while it actively but surreptitiously participated in the repression of the demonstrators ( Hill and Mansour 2013 ). In gratitude for its “neutral” stance, Egyptian protesters showered...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 361–386.
Published: 01 May 2002
... if what Dunne and others describe as “Middle Eastern” applies to all these people or not. 369 Public Culture judgment is further illustrated by quotes from the two Egyptian native infor- mants whom Dunne cites...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 41–70.
Published: 01 May 1991
... By Rita Hayworth, Youssef Shahin’s Egyptian film Alexan- dria Why? [ 19791 and Wayne Wang’s film Life is Cheap [19901) have often been articulated in relation to mass-mediated symbols of domination and desire, power and pleasure. Cinema, itself the product of Western scientific discoveries...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 161–183.
Published: 01 January 2015
... celebrity predecessors in the pre-Internet and pre–transnational satellite television era. Umm Kulthum’s media presence depended largely on state-owned Egyptian radio and television, and Asmahan’s politicking occurred largely behind the scene. They both lacked autonomy and visibility and therefore...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Town of Cairo” (paper presented at the AAA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, 11 November 1996) and “Egyptian Workshop, Global Enterprise: Visions of Economy and Urban Life in Cairo 1900–1996” (Ph.D. diss., Harvard University, 1999...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 433–445.
Published: 01 May 1995
... express a lack of an indigenous musical culture. The Israel Broadcasting Authority has one Arab-language radio station whose programming focuses on talk shows. For continuous music broadcasting Israeli Palestinians tune their radios to Egyptian...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 451–464.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and Egyptian.1 He was presumed dead in Kandahar and later in southern Somalia.2 He has been described as a charismatic genius, a computer whiz, a master of conceal- ment, and a stylish master terrorist capable of launching attacks anywhere in the world. He is said to have studied in Saudi Arabia...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (2): viii.
Published: 01 May 2005
... politics and the public sphere; Jeffrey Lomonaco on Kant and model citizens; Elliott Colla on Egyptian literary genres and the law; Jane Bennett on distributive agency; Joseph Masco with a visual essay on nuclear activism; Lisa Kessler and Ann Cvetkovich on the Catholic sex abuse scandal; and more...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1993
... of Brazilian telenovelus across Latin America and West Africa, and Egyptian serials that are watched in Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan even before they are broadcast in Egypt. While the movement of television programs across national boundaries...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 217–219.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the subtitling of Islam at Egyptian television’s Iqraa station—the world’s first self-declared Islamic station. It recalls Robyn Creswell’s Forum essay in the September 2016 issue of Public Culture , in which he similarly explored the issues of Arabic translation. Yet Moll situates critique more centrally...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): vi.
Published: 01 January 2007
... of Democracy 151 Craig Calhoun iii Public Culture The Egyptian Movement for Change—Kefaya: Redefining Politics in Egypt 175 Manar Shorbagy Beyond Bare Life: AIDS...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 93–110.
Published: 01 January 2006
... by the Egyptian television series Horseman without a Horse, which made use of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion as a historical source, and the spread in the Arab media of medieval Christian blood libel charges — that Jews kill non-Jewish...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 September 2008
... A. 2008. Fugitive Visions: Slave Image and Black Identity in Antebellum Narrative. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Colla, Elliott. 2008. Conflicted Antiquities: Egyptology, Egyptomania, Egyptian Modernity. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Culp, Robert. 2007. Articulating Citizenship...