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Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture

Mehammed Amadeus Mack

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780823274604
eISBN:
9780823274659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823274604.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Sexagon studies the broad politicization of sexuality in French debates about immigration and diversity since the 1980s, and how that politicization is reflected in and also created by French ... More


Marginal People, Peripheral Spaces, Fearsome Faubourgs

John M. Merriman

in The Margins of City Life: Explorations of the French Urban Frontier, 1815–1851

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195064384
eISBN:
9780199854424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195064384.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter considers the question of the “fearsome faubourgs,” when and how the physical margins of urban life came to be so suspect. The urban periphery, the leading edge of urbanization and the ... More


The Banlieue Has a Gender: Competing Visions of Sexual Diversity

Mehammed Amadeus Mack

in Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780823274604
eISBN:
9780823274659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823274604.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the various ways journalists and activists who purport to fight for sexual diversity have actually reified sexual conformism through two processes: the demonization of the ... More


French Moves: The Cultural Politics of le hip hop

Felicia McCarren

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199939954
eISBN:
9780199347353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199939954.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, Ethnomusicology, World Music

For more than two decades, le hip hop has shown France’s “other” face: danced by minorities associated with immigration and the suburbs, it has channeled rage against racism and unequal opportunity ... More


Of Berbers and Beurs, France and Algeria: The Struggle for Identity and Rights, 1970–1990

Fazia Aïtel

in We are Imazighen: The Development of Algerian Berber Identity in Twentieth-Century Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813049397
eISBN:
9780813050164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049397.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter is concerned with two major social and cultural events that took place only three years apart in France and Algeria: the Berber Spring (Algeria, 1980) and the Beur March (France, 1983). ... More


A Sense of Place: Envisioning Post-Colonial Space in France and Algeria

Edward Welch and Joseph McGonagle

in Contesting Views: The Visual Economy of France and Algeria

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318849
eISBN:
9781846317958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318849.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines how the national spaces of France and Algeria are depicted in contemporary portrayals of the two countries. Noting the recurrence of topoi such as the ferry port, the port city, ... More


Shaping spaces: representing people of Algerian heritage

Joseph McGonagle

in Representing Ethnicity in Contemporary French Visual Culture

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719079559
eISBN:
9781526121103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079559.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter builds on existing studies of how Algerian heritage has been represented across cinema by considering a range of case studies taken from different media, including visual arts, a TV film ... More


Holocaust and Colonial Memory in the Age of Terror: Assia Djebar and Boualem Sansal

Debarati Sanyal

in Memory and Complicity: Migrations of Holocaust Remembrance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823265473
eISBN:
9780823266722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265473.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The chapter addresses Assia Djebar’s Les nuits de Strasbourg (1997) and Boualem Sansal’s Le village de l’Allemand (2008), situating them within French debates on national identity and memorial ... More


‘Paradis sans espoir’? Philippe Tagli's ‘Photo-graffiti’ in the Parisian Banlieue

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter focuses on an agitprop use of photography in photo-essayism: Philippe Tagli's photo-poetry. Tagli's photo-poetry tightly links images and texts. The chapter looks at the photo-album and ... More


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