An Alternative Representation of Femininity in 1920s Lebanon: Through the Mise-en-Abîme of a Masculine Space.

Yasmine Nachabe focuses on this 1920s photograph by Marie al-Khazen: Two Women Dressed up in Men’s Suits.

Please CLICK HERE for the full article (pdf)


Marie el Khazen, Lebanon/Zgharta, circa 1920, Collection Mohsen Yammine. ©Arab Image Foundation.Marie el Khazen, Lebanon/Zgharta, circa 1920, Collection Mohsen Yammine. ©Arab Image Foundation.Marie el Khazen, Lebanon/Zgharta, circa 1920, Collection Mohsen Yammine. ©Arab Image Foundation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tags: , , , , , , , ,