Moroccan Area Studies



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GNYC 430 Area Studies : Morocco 3.0

This course is designed to provide me with an insight into Moroccan culture and contemporary issues. I will write articles and essays documenting my learning.


Research papers and articles on Moroccan culture-

Desert Queen: Isabelle Eberhardt- Essay on the desert wanderer, Isabelle Eberhardt.

Moroccan Women's Clothing- research paper on Islamic women's clothing and fashions in contemporary Morocco.

The Breaking of the Fast- A view of Ramadan from the outside. Published in Cafe Abroad online.

The Breaking of the Fast part 2- A view of Ramadan from the inside. Published in Cafe Abroad online.

On Moroccan Touts- An essay about the ways of the Moroccan tout.


Moroccan cultural stories-

The Brothers in Casablanca- Conversations with two brothers in Casablanca about Moroccan culture and history.

The Toilet: Always Room for Cultural Misinterpretation- An essay on the different toilet practices between east and west.

The End of Ramadan- My perspective on the end of Ramadan.

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