Read the full-text online edition of Khul-Khaal, Five Egyptian Women Tell Their Stories (). Find Khul Khaal Five Egyptian Women Tell Their Stories by Atiya, Nayra at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good. Review: Khul-Khaal, Five Egyptian Women Tell Their Stories. User Review – Sarah – Goodreads. An eye opener into the lives of Egyptian women. Even though.
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Jul 03, Jalilah rated it it was amazing Shelves: We I have to admit that I was drawn to this book because of the cover art while rummaging through BookSale on afternoon. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. From birth and childhood to puberty, clitoridectomy, marriage, adult life, and children, we are ohul a generous glimpse, through these very personal accounts, into the details of five women’s daily lives.
Excellent book and an eye-opener!!! You still have to show the virgins cloth on your wedding night. The lives of lower to middle class women in Egypt, from years ago was very challenging.
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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Jul 18, Wendy rated it really liked it Shelves: I learned that Egyptians are much more superstitious than I thought!
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To troubleshoot, please check our FAQsand if you can’t find the answer there, please contact us. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Another common theme in these stories was how they had to be circumcised because it was tradition, because it would keep passion down, and to prevent a woman growing a piece like a man?!
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But is still mirrors situations of today. It helped me gain the perspective of how different lives can become when just one person strives for something or leaves it up to fate.
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I don’t really ask the female applicants about circumsiscion or their wedding night, however. Certainly do Hope things are better now. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Nov 22, Nour rated it it was ok Shelves: Get to Know Us. I personally know a lot of couples who have one member black and another white, with no effect whatsoever on their relationship.
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Nov 14, Tito Quiling, Jr. Apr 18, Zainu rated it liked it. The role of women seems to not only be enforced by men but the women themselves.
I could feel what these women said in some extent. The women are kept ignorant and marry very young sometimes before puberty. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Refresh and try again. Secondly, I didn’t like the narration of the book, as it was unnecessarily entwined.
Khul Khaal Five Egyptian Women Tell Their Stories
VG Nice copy with light cover wear. There were a lot of depressing situations to read through as is common in such books. I felt sorry for all of them. View other series books on Contemporary Issues in the Middle East.