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Jamal J. Elias


Thursday, November 15 2012

'Aisha's Cushion' Explores Islam's Relationship with Art in Theory and in Practice

Here we see the limits of the “the clash of civilisations” narratives, as history is often erased from these discussions, or manipulated for political ends, and outrage over ruined icons tend to circulate within a commodified news cycle that emphasises spectacle and profits.

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