Shirin Neshat: Two Installations

Notes

Catalogue which accompanies  films exploring the social, political and psychological dimensions of women's experience in contemporary Islamic societies.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041)
 

Editor Bill Horrigan
Publisher Wexner Center for the Arts
ISBN 978-1881390268
Reference P3959
Date 2001
Type Publication

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