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Title Veil : veiling, representation, and contemporary art / edited by David A. Bailey and Gilane Tawadros.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press ; London : Institute of International Visual Arts, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    391.43 VEI    Available
Description 187 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 X 23 cm.
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK and three other institutions between Feb. 14, 2003 and Jan. 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / David A. Bailey, Suzanne Cotter, Gilane Tawadros -- Preface / Reina Lewis -- Introduction / David A. Bailey, Gilane Tawadros -- Discourse of the Veil / Leila Ahmed -- Mapping the illusive / Zineb Sedira -- Algeria unveiled / Frantz Fanon -- Acting out / Jananne Al-Ani -- Language of the veil / Ahdaf Soueif -- Visibility, violence and voice? Attitudes to veiling post-11 September / Alison Donnell -- Poetics and politics of veil, voice and vision in Iranian post-revolutionary cinema / Hamid Naficy
Subject Muslim women -- Clothing -- Exhibitions.
Veils -- Middle East -- Exhibitions.
Veils -- Africa, North -- Exhibitions.
Veils in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Bailey, David A.
Tawadros, Gilane.
New Art Gallery Walsall.
ISBN 0262523485 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $25.00

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