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Author McDonald, David A., 1976-
Title My voice is my weapon : music, nationalism, and the poetics of Palestinian resistance / David A. McDonald.
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2013.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3754.5 .M33 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xix, 338 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-329) and index.
Contents Nationalism, belonging, and the performativity of resistance -- Poets, singers, and songs : voices in the resistance movement (1917-1967) -- Al-Naksa and the emergence of political song (1967-1987) -- The Intifada and the generation of the Stones (1987-2000) -- Revivals and new arrivals: the al-Aqsa Intifada (2000-2010) -- "My songs can reach the whole nation" : Baladna and protest song in Jordan -- Imprisonment and exile : negotiating power and resistance in Palestinian protest song -- New directions and new modalities : Palestinian hip-hop in Israel -- "Carrying words like weapons" : DAM brings hip-hop to the West Bank.
Subject Palestinian Arabs -- Music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Political aspects -- Israel.
Music -- Political aspects -- Gaza Strip.
Music -- Political aspects -- West Bank.
ISBN 0822354799 paperback alkaline paper
9780822354680 cloth alkaline paper
0822354683 cloth alkaline paper
9780822354796 paperback alkaline paper
OCLC number 818953128