Arab comic strips: politics of an emerging mass culture

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Indiana University Press, 1994 - Social Science - 263 pages
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About the author (1994)

Allen Douglas is Professor of West European Studies and History at Indiana University, Bloomington. His previous books include "L'ideologie par la bande "(with F. Malti-Douglas, 1987), "From Fascism to Libertarian Communism "(California, 1992), and "Arab Comic Strips "(with F. Malti-Douglas, 1994).

Fedwa Malti-Douglas is the Martha C. Kraft Professor of Humanities in the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University, Bloomington. Among her previous publications are "Woman's Body, Woman's Word: Gender and Discourse in Arabo-Islamic Writing "(1991), "Men, Women, and God(s): Nawal El Saadawi and Arab Feminist Poetics "(California, 1995), and a novel, "Hisland: Adventures in Ac-Ac-Ademe "(1998). Her most recent book is "The Starr Report Disrobed "(2000).

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