By Sherifa Zuhur
During this significant other quantity to the profitable photographs of appeal: visible and appearing Arts of the center East (AUC Press, 1998), historian and ethnomusicologist Sherifa Zuhur has once more commissioned and edited authoritative essays from noteworthy students from worldwide that discover the visible and acting arts within the center East. What differentiates this quantity from its predecessor is its research of theater, from the early glossy interval to the modern. subject matters contain race and nationwide id in Egyptian theater, early writing within the Arab theater in North the United States, Persian-language theater from its origins during the 20th century, Palestinian nationalist theater, and a survey of the paintings of famous Egyptian playwright Yusuf Idris. different features of the humanities should not missed, after all, as additional avenues of dance, song, and the visible arts are explored. Marked via attention-grabbing and clean views, shades of appeal is one other important contribution to scholarship at the arts of the center East. individuals: Najwa Adra, Wijdan Ali, Sami Asmar, Clarissa Burt, Michael Frishkopf, M. R. Ghanoonparvar, Tori Haring-Smith, Kathleen Hood, Deborah Kapchan, Neil van der Linden, Samia Mehrez, Mona Mikhail, Sami A. Ofeish, 'Ali Jihad Racy, Rashad Rida, Tonia Rifaey, Edward stated, Lori Anne Salem, Philip D. Schuyler, Selim Sednaoui, Reuven Snir, James Stone, Eve Troutt Powell, and Sherifa Zuhur.
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Colors of Enchantment: Theater, Dance, Music, and the Visual Arts of the Middle East by Sherifa Zuhur