A fascinating demonstration of how U.S. representations of veils, harems, and belly dancers have operated as nostalgic and exotic symbols to help rationalize dominant U.S. narratives about power and progress.
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(216mm x 140mm x 18mm)
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Author Biography - Amira Jarmakani
AMIRA JARMAKANI is Assistant Professor in the Women's Studies Institute at Georgia State University, USA.