Arts (performing)
(3,050 words)

Music & dance

Books

GSELL, S. & UMM KULTHūM, . Umm Kulthum: Persönlichkeit und Faszination der ägyptischen Sängerin, Berlin: Das Arabische Buch, 1998. 197pp.

HALE, T. A. Griots and griottes: masters of words and music, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998. 410pp. [Historically & today.]

KRASBERG, Ulrike Die Ekstasetänzerinnen von Sîdî Mustafa: eine theater-ethnologische Untersuchung, Berlin: Reimer, 2002. 244pp.

MALLAH, Issam el- The role of women in Omani musical life. Di…

Cite this page
“Arts (performing)”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 20 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0306>
First published online: 2009



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