Samha Al-Khuli: Al Thakera wa-Al Tarikh

Samha Al-Khuli, 2007 Women Voices Series

 

           
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Samha Al-Khuli: Al Thakera wa-Al Tarikh (Memory and History) is part of the series entitled “Women’s Voices”, published by the WMF to revive the voices of pioneering Arab women and to present their professional and intellectual achievements in all fields. The books are based on long interviews with the subject women as part of Women and Memory’s Archive of Voices project. Samha Al-Khuli was not only a brilliant musician and teacher but also an independent and genuine thinker who saw music as a tool influencing society as a whole. Al-Khuli led the musical life in Egypt from the fifties onwards and passed her legacy down to many of her students. This book reveals the details of her life, elaborates on her education and sheds light on her achievements in her own voice.

Edited by: Nehal El-Naggar
Summary:

Samha Al Kholi: Memory and History is part of the Women’s Voices series issued by the Women and Memory Forum. This series aims to revive the voices of revolutionary Arab women and present their professional and intellectual achievements in all fields. Samha Al Kholi was not only a brilliant musician and teacher but also an independent and genuine thinker who saw music as a tool influencing society as a whole. Samha Al Kholi led the musical life in Egypt from the fifties onwards and passed her heritage down to many of her students. This book reveals the details of her life, elaborates on her education and sheds light on her achievements – all in her own voice.

Published by: Women and Memory Forum
Organziation URL: http://www.wmf.org.eg/
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