© 2019 AMANI JABRIL Middle Eastern & World Dance. 

RESOURCES

 "A Trade Like Any Other: Female Dancers and Singers in Egypt" (1995)

by Karin VanNieuwkerk"  - Ethnography of female entertainers in Egypt

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00DP7ABTA/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1

"The Bellydance Reader" Volume 1 (2012) & Volume 2 (2014)

Edited by Gilded Serpent - Anthology of essays from many of the leaders in our Middle Eastern music and dance community...including me!!!

http://www.gildedserpent.com/reader/

"Belly A Visual Appreciation" (2012)

photos by Robert McCurley with commentary by Amani Jabril

http://www.buildsxsemagazine.com/2012/11/belly-visual-appreciation/

Images of Enchantment: Visual and Performing Arts of the Middle East (1998)

Edited by Sherifa Zuhur - Anthology of essays across the disciplines of dance, music, visual art and theatre from scholars, critics and artists.

https://www.amazon.com/Images-Enchantment-Visual-Performing-Middle/dp/9774244672

Colors of Enchantment: Theatre, Dance, Music and the Visual Arts of the Middle East (2010) Edited by Sherifa Zuhur - Companion volume to Images of Enchantment. Anthology of essays across the disciplines of dance, music, visual art and theatre from scholars, critics and artists.

https://www.amazon.com/Colors-Enchantment-Theater-Visual-Middle/dp/9774246071/ref=pd_bxgy_14_img_2?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=Y1VF0Y89TN8EPBFK8C6G

 

BOOKS