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Author Becker, Cynthia J., 1965-

Title Amazigh arts in Morocco : women shaping Berber identity / Cynthia J. Becker
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 225 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps
Contents Ait Khabbash textiles : weaving metaphors of identity -- The art of dressing the body -- Dance performances : negotiating gender and social change -- Women as public symbols of identity : the adornment of the bride and groom -- Performing Amazigh gender roles : wedding ceremonies -- Oh, my Sudanese mother : the legacy of slavery in Ait Khabbash art -- Contemporary Amazigh arts : giving material form to Amazigh consciousness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217) and index
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Subject Arts, Berber -- Morocco.
Berbers -- Morocco -- Social life and customs.
Ethnicity in art.
Identity (Psychology) in art.
Women artists -- Morocco.
Genre/Form Computer network resources
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006002245
ISBN 0292795912 (electronic bk.)
9780292795914 (electronic bk.)