A Street in Marrakech: A Personal View of Urban Women in by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

By Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

this can be a reflexive account of an American girl and her family’s unpredictable trip in the course of the deepest and public worlds of a standard Muslim urban within the strategy of switch. As a Western stranger in Marrakech, Fernea was once met with suspicion and hostility. the tale of the sluggish progress of belief and popularity among the writer and her Moroccan friends consists of the reader in daily actions, weddings, funerals, and women’s rituals. either the writer and her pals are replaced by way of the encounters that she describes. A highway in Marrakech is a cross-cultural event, ethnographically sound, and written in an available style.

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