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  • hip-deep January 9, 2014

    Egypt 4: Living Traditions

    As Egyptians struggle to forge a new, post-revolution identity, some will look to traditions.  The country is rich in indigenous culture from the amorous odes of desert Bedouins to the keening boom and blare of a Zeffa wedding procession.  New … Read more »

  • feature March 23, 2012

    Feature: Living Traditions

    Producer Banning Eyre has compiled a collection of interview excerpts from musicians, scholars and traditional music advocates in Egypt.  Beshir: I think Egyptians are going to be more into cultural music after the revolution, because I think the revolution helped them … Read more »

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