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Tales from Arab Detroit [videorecording] / ACCESS and Olive Branch Productions
[S.l.] : Olive Branch Productions ; [Harriman, NY] : Distributed by New Day Films , c2003
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  E184.A65 T354 2003    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Arab Americans -- Ethnic identity
Arab Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Social conditions
Arab Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Social life and customs
Arab Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Music
Subject Detroit (Mich.) -- Social conditions
Subject(s) Storytelling -- Michigan -- Detroit
Songs, Arabic
Epic poetry, Arabic -- Egypt
Music -- Arab countries
Music -- Michigan -- Detroit
Documentary films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Language Dialogue in English, and Arabic with English subtitles
Performer/Participant Narrator, Bushra Karaman
Credits Writer, director, Joan Mandell ; producer, Sally Howell, Joan Mandell
Note Original documentary produced in 1995, new epilogue "Arab Americans after 9-11" produced in 2003
Summary "The visit to Detroit's Arab American community by Shaykh Ghanim Mansour, one of the last epic storytellers from Egypt, shakes the cultural beliefs of immigrant parents and their American born children"--Container
Alternate Author Karaman, Bouschra
Mandell, Joan
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services
Olive Branch Productions

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