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Language: en
Pages: 369
Authors: Josef Gugler
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-15 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

*A timely window on the world of Middle Eastern cinema, this remarkable overview includes many essays that provide the first scholarly analysis of significant works by key filmmakers in the region.
The Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Ilan Pappé
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

This hugely successful, ground-breaking book is the first introductory textbook on the Modern Middle East to foreground the urban, rural, cultural and gender histories of the region over its political and economic history. Distancing himself from more traditional modernising approaches, Ilan Pappé is concerned with the ideological question of whom
Pop Culture in North Africa and the Middle East: Entertainment and Society around the World
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Andrew Hammond
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-22 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Ideal for students and general readers, this single-volume work serves as a ready-reference guide to pop culture in countries in North Africa and the Middle East, covering subjects ranging from the latest young adult book craze in Egypt to the hottest movies in Saudi Arabia. • Allows readers to make
Arab Filmmakers of the Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Roy Armes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-23 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

In this landmark dictionary, Roy Armes details the scope and diversity of filmmaking across the Arab Middle East. Listing more than 550 feature films by more than 250 filmmakers, and short and documentary films by another 900 filmmakers, this volume covers the film production in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria,
Media in the Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Nele Lenze, Charlotte Schriwer, Zubaidah Abdul Jalil
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-16 - Publisher: Springer

This edited volume offers the first extended, cross-disciplinary exploration of the cumulative problems and increasing importance of various forms of media in the Middle East. Leading scholars with expertise in Middle Eastern studies discuss their views and perceptions of the media’s influence on regional and global change. Focusing on aspects