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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 16–19.
Published: 01 December 2017
... on Riddu Riddu, a Sámi festival located about two hours north of Tromsø in a small village called Manndalen. ( Riddu Riddu is a Sámi phrase meaning “little storm on the coast.”) I didn’t know much about the festival at the time, but I knew that it was important to Sámi who wanted to reconnect...
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Published: 01 March 2018
Members of a family play the violin and flute outside their tent at the Glastonbury music festival in 1989. MATTHEW SMITH Members of a family play the violin and flute outside their tent at the Glastonbury music festival in 1989. / MATTHEW SMITH More
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Members of a family play the violin and flute outside their tent at the Glastonbury music festival in 1989. MATTHEW SMITH Members of a family play the violin and flute outside their tent at the Glastonbury music festival in 1989. / MATTHEW SMITH ...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 91–99.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., religious figurines, and refreshments fill the stalls for tens of thousands of townsmen, women, children, and Aravanis, or transgender pilgrims. The occasion is the Kuthandavar-Aravan Mela or Koovagam, from which this village draws its name—a centuries-old, annual religious festival that pays tribute...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 56–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Jafar Panahi; Jamsheed Akrami I did invite a few festival representatives to my house. Alberto Barbera officially invited the film to the Venice Film Festival after he saw it. But the Ministry Of Culture and Islamic Guidance refused to send a print, claiming the film didn’t have a screening...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 March 2018
... with a boy did not cause him any discredit or his relatives any dishonor, because he had no virginity to lose and in any case sodomy was not a sin.” Two years before his suicide, Mishima penned a preface to Tamotsu Yato’s collection of photographs, Naked Festival ( Hadaka Matsuri ). Yato’s subject...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
... County Executive Council. Her work to boost the tourism industry and local economy involved activities such as planning the eclectic mix of festivals—including the Maulid festival celebrating the birth of the Prophet Muhammad and the whimsical Shela Hat festival—for which the area is known. But after...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 79–86.
Published: 01 December 2013
... performers across Tunisia remain relatively unknown, going on tours of summer festivals in Tunisia and Europe and recording relentlessly in their parents’ garages. When asked what makes Armada Bizerta a revolutionary group, Gal3y explains, “We try to focus on sensitive subjects with a lot of details.” He...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2014
... film school, there are even short films produced by Sahrawi students. At night, refugees wrapped in colorful cloths—most in their 20s and 30s—recline in the still night air, sharing popcorn, Coca Cola, and American Legend cigarettes. The festival is held in the Dakhla refugee camp. It is the most...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 35–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., Europeans, and Africans. All the groups create this melting pot which is Mauritius. We live in harmony and in peace with each other, and we celebrate all national festivals, all religious festivals together. We have become, and I hope we stay that way, a beacon of peace and tolerance. Now, I have no problem...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 45–50.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Yoga Day,” and renamed Teachers’ Day “Guru Utsav”—literally “Festival of the Guru,” a name with strong Hindu connotations. Teachers and students are expected to celebrate this festival with a religious fervor unknown to previous generations of Indians. There are newly revised national policies...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 91–101.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to know,” Djawa insists. He asked Abbott to “find the way to bring aboriginal people into the national debate. For us, it is not just a moment in time—it is the start of a new future.” On the site of the Garma festival, on Sept. 12, 2014, the Yolngu elders welcomed the Prime Minister. Complying...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 101–106.
Published: 01 June 2013
... to sell to them. People also brought in merchandise from other towns, and they’d decorate the park with goods for sale. It was a happy town, and people were always waiting for the next celebration. There was the bull festival in January, and Carnival was celebrated in February, where we had beauty...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2018
... as a return to a tradition of musicians providing social commentary, and Dan Fox wrote about Britain’s New Age Traveler movement, a freewheeling 70s-era subculture whose impromptu festivals shaped the development of U.K. public-space laws. Other writers looked ahead to make sense of today. In her piece...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2015
... master had acid thrown in his face. “Bolshoi Babylon” premiers at Toronto’s Film Festival in September and airs in December on HBO. Next, we turn to Jacques Myard, member of the French National Assembly who led a delegation to Syria and had a rare audience with Bashar al-Assad, as he tries to hold...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... In the Conversation section, journalists Tristan Ahtone and Christine Trudeau discuss the state of Native reportage and the opportunities that might emerge from the collapse of the North American media sector. Elsewhere, Marianne Vigdis Henriksen writes about an annual Indigenous heritage festival that has enabled...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 51–60.
Published: 01 June 2003
... The festivities for this grand grand this for festivities The evidence visual also was There the first lavish Broadway mu­ Broadway lavish first...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 18–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Peace hopes to send a delegation of Israeli and Palestinian surfers to Hawaii, the capital of international surfing, to participate in the festivities surrounding the famous Triple Crown of Surfing and to spread the message of Surfing 4 Peace. As Surfing 4 Peace director Arthur Rashkovan says...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 78–84.
Published: 01 June 2004
... is next.” focusing on a purely Islamic identity: “The Egypt’s Pharaonic identity has also con­ individual who concentrates on a unique tributed to social cohesion. The festival of sense of belonging is driven to bigotry, and Sham el-Nessim, celebrating the arrival of is capable of drifting toward...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 78–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., spent weeks in the Kingdom researching, meeting an extraordinary Saudi filmmaker whose first feature, Wadjda , premiered at the Venice Film Festival to considerable acclaim, and two Saudis who inspired key characters. World Policy Journal assembled Haifaa al-Mansour, Saudi Arabia’s first female film...
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