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Speak, Bird, Speak AgainPalestinian Arab Folktales$
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Ibrahim Muhawi and Sharif Kanaana

Print publication date: 1989

Print ISBN-13: 9780520062924

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520062924.001.0001

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Sexual Awakening and Courtship

Sexual Awakening and Courtship

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(p.115) Sexual Awakening and Courtship
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Speak, Bird, Speak Again
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Ibrahim Muhawi

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520062924.003.0005

This chapter presents a Palestinian folktale that focuses on the relationship between mother and son. The mother wishes to break free of her role, which confines her to being a passive recipient of her son's attention. In addition to being a mother, she also wants to marry again and become a wife.

Keywords:   Palestinian folktale, mother, son, wife

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