Jazz is in my blood. My mother was a Jazz singer from the South, and I grew up at her rehearsals from birth onward. For the first three years of my life I was on… Read more.
Written: October 26, 2001 Achieving altered states of consciousness, or ASC, is a prime factor in many healing rituals and ceremonies; a ceremony is made up of many rituals. What I have done is to… Read more.
In this article I will be taking a look at the Awlad ‘Ali, a Bedouin tribe in the northwest of Egypt, and their perception of social modesty called hasham as seen in Lila Abu Lughod’s classic ethnography, Veiled… Read more.