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The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie

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Published by Scalo Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fashion design,
  • General,
  • Essays,
  • Fashion,
  • Subjects & Themes - Fashion,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRana Salam (Editor), Malu Halasa (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12660670M
    ISBN 103039390457
    ISBN 109783039390458
    OCLC/WorldCa144522435

    It's true that the coverage surrounding Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design book has largely focused on this notion of lingerie as an expression of sexuality denied women in.   A year ago on Novem , I published on this very blog., an article named "Dangerous Lingerie Under the Veil in Syria",see here. The same 'Syrian Lingeries' surfaced in the today actualities in the form of a book. On the German site "Quantara", an Internet portal for sustaining a dialog with the Islamic world, an article by Susannah Tarbush.

    The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design By Malu Halasa and Rana Salam Chronicle Books $, pages. During a recent visit to the ancient Souq al-Hamadiyyeh in Damascus, I stood beside a fully veiled woman bargaining hard with a salesman over a feather-trimmed bra and thong ensemble with peepholes at the crotch and nipples. The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie. Edited by Malu Halasa and Rana Salam. Numerous contributing writers and photographers. Scalo, Zurich, pp., 85 color illustrations, 9x11".

      Art Books Film Music TV. The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie. By Flavorwire Staff. Feb. 26, Share:Author: Flavorwire Staff. Now two London-based Arab women, Rana Salam and Malu Halasa, are shining a spotlight on this little-known local speciality, with a new book called The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie. “They used to tell me at art school: ‘Look within your culture’.


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"The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie" gathers together text and photo essays that introduce and celebrate some of the most outrageous undergarments in the world, and challenge our perceived notions of women, sex, and humour in the Muslim world/5(9).

The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie presents a series of photographs and lingerie sets which together give an insight into the contemporary attitude towards sexuality in the Arab world.

Popular To Syrian Muslims from principally conservative and religious social circles, the purchase of lingerie. The interviews, photoessays and contributions from artists and writers in The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie take the story from the workshop through the stall-holders to the marital bedroom Author: Joy Lo Dico.

Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design by Malu Halasa, Rana Salam. The most outrageous and exuberant lingerie in the world comes from a place youd probably never expect: Syria. London-based journalist Malu Halasa is the author of several books on art and : Malu Halasa. “The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie” gathers together text and photo essays that introduce and celebrate some of the most outrageous undergarments in the world, and challenge our perceived notions of women, sex, and humour in the Muslim world.

To review this book, please. In a way, ‘The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie‘ (, Chronicle Books) had come at an opportune time to dispel these fossilised images, but at the same time will feed to a.

Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie is a book about a middle-eastern country, Syria, that is mostly Muslim and under Sharia Law, made and distribute very alluring lingerie. This book also shows Arab female models posing in sexy and revealing bras and panties.

This book /5. Publisher: Chronicle Books () Dimensions: x 17 x 2 cm ISBN: Malu Halasa and Rana Salam invite you to take a peek into ‘The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie’, a world of racy attire of which little is known in the West.

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The exhibition includes photos of the lingerie by Lebanese photographer Gilbert Hage as well as lingerie boxes especially designed by.

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Image for the publication “The secret Life of Syrian lingerie: Intimacy and Design” This book will be published together with Chronicle Books by the end of Photo by Omar al-Moutem about khatt.Tabbakh is one of the numerous fashionistas featured in "The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design," an irreverent new coffee table book that oscillates between academic study and a spoof of a Victoria's Secret catalog.

Rana Salam, author of Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie He's got knickers with flashing fairy lights, others that glow in the dark, a bra-and-knickers set shaped like manicured women's hands.