The Encoded Cirebon Mask

Materiality, Flow, and Meaning along Java's Islamic Northwest Coast

Laurie Margot Ross

Status: 
€101,00
$140.00
ISBN13: 
9789004311374
E-ISBN: 
9789004315211
Publication Date: 
September 2016
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xvii, 392 pp., incl. 86 illus., 5 line drawings, 1 map
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ISSN: 
2214-6563
Volume: 
02

Edited by Sanaz Fotouhi, Monash University & Esmaeil Zeiny National University of Malayia and La Trobe University

Seen and Unseen explores how visual mediums construct visual cultures that create limited perspectives of issues and groups, specific to this volume, the representation of Islam and Muslims. It deals with fixed and stereotypical visual representations and explores alternative and challenging...
Series: 
Volume: 
05
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004357006
E-ISBN: 
9789004357013
Expected: 
October 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Martina Censi, Université de Liège (Belgium), Università di Pesaro-Urbino Carlo Bo (Italy)

Le Corps dans le roman des écrivaines syriennes contemporaines, de Martina Censi, explore les représentations du corps dans un corpus de romans en arabe publiés (entre 2004 et 2011) par six écrivaines syriennes....
Series: 
Volume: 
04
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311312
E-ISBN: 
9789004315259
Publication date: 
May 2016
€90,00
$125.00

Wendelmoet Hamelink, Leiden University

The Sung Home tells the story of Kurdish singer-poets (dengbêjs) and the political context in which they perform. Their lyrics, life stories, and live performances offer fascinating insights into cultural practices, local politics and the contingencies of state borders.
Series: 
Volume: 
03
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314818
E-ISBN: 
9789004314825
Publication date: 
April 2016
€150,00
$194.00

Aicha Rahmouni

In Storytelling in Chefchaouen Northern Morocco Aicha Rahmouni offers two sets of tales told by two different storytellers, and an annotated study of the oral performance.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277403
E-ISBN: 
9789004279131
Publication date: 
November 2014
€128,00
$174.00