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Mongrels or MarvelsThe Levantine Writings of Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff$
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Deborah A. Starr and Sasson Somekh

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780804769532

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804769532.001.0001

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Cairo Wedding

Cairo Wedding

Chapter:
(p.89) Eight Cairo Wedding
Source:
Mongrels or Marvels
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804769532.003.0008

This short story, written by Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff, focuses on a wedding, to show how female intellectuals like Jacqueline herself dealt with the pressure to conform in 1930s Egypt, and also reflects her resistance to the patriarchal society in which she was raised.

Keywords:   Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff, short story, female intellectuals, Egypt, wedding

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