Al-Raida Journal: Women and Photography


No. 141-142, Spring/Summer 2013

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Table of Contents 

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Editorial
Yasmine Nachabe Taan

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Women and Photography

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Silent Shout: Photography, Women, and the Iranian Rooftop (1953, 1979, 2009)

Brynn Hatton

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In/distinction: On Yasmine Eid-Sabbagh’s A Photographic Conversation from Burj al-Shamali Camp

Daniel Berndt  

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Car Flirting and Morality Cruising: Neurotic Gazes and Paranoid Glances in Contemporary Iranian Art

Sara Mameni  

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The Beach: The Politics of Gender in Modern Day Egypt

Yasmine Allam

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Cross-dressing in Photographs of 1920s and 1930s Egypt, Palestine and Lebanon

Yasmine Nachabe Taan

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Interview with Christina Rahme, A Fashion Photographer Based in Beirut

Yasmine Nachabe Taan

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Interview with Karen Kalou, A Photographer

Hiba Mikdashi 

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A Review of Rasha Kahil’s Photographic Practice

Helen Karam 

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The Passport of the 21st Century

Farah Berrou

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Obituary: Farewell Rita

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Book Reviews

Rania Matar,  ‘A Girl and her Room’: Gendered Rooms, Gendered Selves

 (reviewed by Mehrnoush Shafiei)

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