Women and Media in the Middle East: Power through Self-Expression
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Wilson-Goldie, K. (1). Women and Media in the Middle East: Power through Self-Expression. Al-Raida Journal, 68-69. Retrieved from http://alraidajournal.com/index.php/ALRJ/article/view/119

Abstract

Four public service announcements promoting literacy in the rural Egyptian village of Kafr Masoud; eight women’s magazines published between the Constitutional Revolution and the Pahlavi era in Iran; ten Egyptian melodramas constructing the woman-as-nation metaphor between the Arab-Israeli conflict and the politics of Islamic fundamentalism; the struggle for women’s right to vote in Kuwait between liberal and religious newspapers; seven Lebanese journalists in conversation about their craft. In eleven chapters, Women and Media in the Middle East: Power through Self-Expression spans a region stretching from Morocco to Iran and material including feature films, government-sponsored television spots, newspapers, internet penetration, non-governmental organizations, documentaries produced by media institutes and the television industry.

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