Humor and Power in Algeria, 1920 to 2021
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Humor and Power in Algeria, 1920 to 2021 reveals how Algerians have harnessed humor to express competing visions for unity in a divided colonial society, to channel and process emotions surrounding a brutal war of decolonization and the forging of a new nation, and to demonstrate resilience in the face of a terrifying civil conflict.
Media Type: Paperback
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication Date: 11-07-2023
Series: Public Cultures of the Middle East and North Africa
Elizabeth M. Perego is Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Appalachian State University. Her work has appeared in the Journal of North African Studies and the International Journal of Middle East Studies.