Blurring the Boundaries of Gendered Encounters: Moorish Dancing Girls in Nineteenth and Early Twentieth-Century American Fair Exhibitions

Moroccan dancing women appeared as entertainers in 19th and 20th-century American fair expositions. Their physical and epistemological journeys and their performances on the fair midways have been largely missing from the histories of the Moroccan and American entertainment industries. Their experie...

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Volume: 11
Main Author: Simour, Lhoussain
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Netherlands Brill 01.06.2014
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 11; no. 2-3; pp. 133 - 159
Data of publication: 20140600
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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