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Amazigh Arts in Morocco *
Women Shaping Berber Identity

Cynthia J. Becker

University of Texas Press, Austin

Copyright © 2006 by the University of Texas Press All rights reserved Printed in the United States of America First edition, 2006 Requests for permission to reproduce material from this work should be sent to: Permissions University of Texas Press P.O. Box 7819 Austin, TX 78713-7819 www.utexas.edu/utpress/about/bpermission.html The paper used in this book meets the minimum requirements of ansi/niso z39.48-1992 (r1997) (Permanence of Paper). Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Becker, Cynthia. Amazigh arts in Morocco : women shaping Berber identity / Cynthia Becker.— 1st ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn-13: 978-0-292-71295-9 (cloth : alk. paper) isbn-10: 0-292-71295-2 1. Arts, Berber—Morocco. 2. Women artists— Morocco. 3. Ethnicity in art. 4. Identity (Psychology) in art. 5. Berbers—Morocco— Social life and customs. I. Title. nx587.75.a1b43 2006 704'.0420964—dc22 2006002245

To my parents, Kathleen and George Becker And to Addi and the entire Ouadderrou family



A Note on Transcription and Transliteration ix Acknowledgments xi Introduction 1 one two three four five six seven Ait Khabbash Textiles: Weaving Metaphors of Identity 15 The Art of Dressing the Body 47 Dance Performances: Negotiating Gender and Social Change 76 Women as Public Symbols of Identity: The Adornment of the Bride and Groom 95 Performing Amazigh Gender Roles: Wedding Ceremonies 134 Oh, My Sudanese Mother: The Legacy of Slavery in Ait Khabbash Art 162 Contemporary Amazigh Arts: Giving Material Form to Amazigh Consciousness 177 Selected Songs from Ait Khabbash Weddings 195 Notes 201 References 211 Index 219



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