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By Christiane Gruber, Sune Haugbolle

This well timed e-book examines the facility and function of the picture in sleek heart jap societies. The essays discover the function and serve as of snapshot making to spotlight the ways that the pictures "speak" and what visible languages suggest for the development of Islamic subjectivities, the distribution of energy, and the formation of identification and belonging. visible tradition within the smooth heart East addresses points of the visible within the Islamic international, together with the presentation of Islam on tv; on the web and different electronic media; in banners, posters, work of art, and graffiti; and within the satirical press, cartoons, and children’s books.

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42. Clark, “The Art of Satire and the Satiric Spectrum,” 45. 43. , 36–38. 44. Cited in Freedman, The Offensive Art, 152. 45. Gombrich, “The Cartoonist’s Armoury,” 130. 46. This term is borrowed from Israeli, Islamikaze. 47. On this process, see Gombrich, “The Cartoonist’s Armoury,” 139. 48. Klausen, The Cartoons That Shook the World, 142–43. 49. On the Prophet’s turban, see the bilingual Arabic–English edition of alTirmidhi’s (d. 880) Shama‛il al-Nabi (The Characteristics of the Prophet) published as Shamaa-il Tirmidhi, 108–11.

For a discussion of satirical images as expressive of latent, deep-seated hatred, see Gombrich, “The Cartoonist’s Armoury,” 139; and for their use as “invitations” into aggressive acts, see Kris, “The Psychology of Caricature,” 174, 180. 41. There are many articles on the Danish cartoon controversy that focus on the issues of freedom of expression, racism, xenophobia, arrogance, and violence. However, the most in-depth analysis of the controversy can be found in Jytte 30 Christiane Gruber Klausen’s book-length study, The Cartoons That Shook the World.

T. Mitchell would note, this mural indeed demands “equal rights with language,”5 thereby inviting us to engage in interpretative acts of the visual via its various signifying systems and expressive cultures. A student at Tehran University named Faezeh Rahmati, won the competition launched by Tehran’s municipality (shahrdari) in 2008. 6 Before 2008, this building boasted a highly visible, large-scale banner of the Palestinian suicide bomber Rim Salah al-Riyashi (d. 2003), itself a duplication of a photograph taken immediately prior to her death.

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