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Author Winegar, Jessica.

Title Creative reckonings [electronic resource] : the politics of art and culture in contemporary Egypt / Jessica Winegar.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006.


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 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxi, 377 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 23 cm.
Series Stanford studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic societies and cultures
ACLS Fellows publications.
Stanford studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic societies and cultures.
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-369) and index.
Contents Cultural politics and genealogies of the modern in the postcolony -- Amina Mansur : the map of love -- Becoming an Egyptian artist : "freethinking" in the mainstream -- Muhammad Mukhtar, Al-Ginubi : season of migration to the north -- Cultural authenticity, artistic personhood, and frames of evaluation -- Muhammad ‘Abla : Nile sparrows -- Freedom of talk : cultural policy and the transforming state -- Mustafa al-Razzaz : Book of revelations -- Cultivating civilized publics -- Gazibiyya Sirri : the search : personal papers -- Collecting a nation, displaying (a) culture -- ‘Abd al-Hadi al-Gazzar : I say to you -- Art and culture between empire and sovereignty -- Raghib ‘Ayad : return of the spirit.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Fellows Publications]) ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Art and society -- Egypt -- History -- 20th century.
Art and society -- Egypt -- History -- 21st century.
Art -- Political aspects -- Egypt -- History -- 21st century.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 0804754764 0804754772 9780804754767 9780804754774 (DLC) 2006022051

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