This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: their opinions and dislikes about the world and their community. This is ironic because a community has formed through people who dont even like the community they are in. 4. How do artists such as Salome, Peyman, O-Hum, and Mohsen Namjoo express or negotiate their distinct Iranian identity in their music? Artists such as Salome, Peyman, O-Hum and Mohsen Namjoo express their Iranian identity by speaking Arabic and their other native language. By talking about Iran and referring to Iran through music these msucians express their national identity. 5. What is the cultural tug-of-war that the author describes? The cultural tug-of-war that the author describes has to do with the cultures in Iran that do not accept music and cultures in Iran that do. One wants music to be a main aspect of society while the other one does not....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 01/02/2012 for the course MUET 220 taught by Professor Zelensky during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08