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(University of Chicago Press, 2015-04)The Bahian capital of Salvador is an Afro-Brazilian cultural tourism site that has been called a “Black Mecca” (3). It is also a destination for sex tourism. Sex workers are part of the touristscape, the sites where “the ...
Book review: The Nusayrt-Alawis: an introduction to the religion, history and identity of the leading minority in Syria (University of Chicago Press, 2015-11)This monograph by Yaron Friedman is the result of a dissertation and presents a study of the Nuṣayrī-ʿAlawīs, a secret religion that historically was called Nuṣayrīyyah by outsiders but became known early in the twentieth ...
(University of New Mexico, 2014)