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By Mona Mikhail

How are Arab girls obvious via others? How do Arab ladies see themselves? big apple college professor Mona Mikhail's new choice of essays casts a large web over literature, movie, pop culture, and the legislations so one can examine the residing, usually swiftly altering, truth of Arab ladies and their societies. even if she examines Egyptian movie, modern rewritings of the Sherazad tale, or ladies in North African novels, Mikhail sheds worthwhile mild at the position of Arab ladies inside of Islam and in the Arab international.

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