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Pop Culture in North Africa and the Middle East (Hardcover) (Andrew Hammond)
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Ideal for students and general readers, this single-volume work serves as a ready-reference guide to pop culture in countries in North Africa and the Middle East, covering subjects ranging from the latest young adult book craze in Egypt to the hottest movies in Saudi Arabia.
• Allows readers to make cross-cultural comparisons by relating pop culture in the Islamic world to pop culture in the United States
• Supplies highly relatable content for young adult readers that is presented in a fun and engaging way
• Provides information that students can use in daily life, such as renting a popular or acclaimed Middle Eastern film or watching a YouTube video of Egyptian music
• Enables students to better understand the uneasy paradox that is pop culture in the Islamic world