“A Poem Befitting of Her”

Daniel J. Gilman

in Cairo Pop

Published by University of Minnesota Press

Published in print November 2014 | ISBN: 9780816689279
Published online August 2015 | e-ISBN: 9781452949260 | DOI:
“A Poem Befitting of Her”

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Ethnographic account of how the January 25 uprising was set in motion, and how public discourse and political rhetoric altered after Mubarak’s ouster. Strategically ambiguous music videos that memorialized revolutionary martyrs. General ambiguity of post-uprising popular culture

Keywords: popular music; youth; nationalism; Middle East; Arab world; Egypt; sex and gender; sexuality; revolution; race studies

Chapter.  13972 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anthropology

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