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Jordan’s Cultural Mosaic

This picture manifests an interrelationship between Jordan, a Jordanian identity, and its relationship with larger global phenomena. It describes cultural traditions and world views, as well as significant historical experiences, amongst the Jordanian people and in Jordan. While analyzing this photo, two elements came to mind. The first was the concept of being a woman […]

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FOOTFALLS – LIVING IN THE PAST

ABSTRACT  The main objective of this project is to propose a collection of soundtracks for a play called Footfalls, which was written by the famous Irish novelist and playwright, Samuel Beckett. Initially, it was written in 1975, and it was first performed at the Royal Court Theater, London, in 1976, directed by Beckett himself. The play is roughly […]

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Armenian Folk Song

Matt Saccoach 12/7/16 Common Assignment – Armenian folk song The artifact that I chose to analyze for my common a was an Armenian folk song. This artifact presented many challenges for analysis. Firstly the song was in a different language, a language barrier is a huge barrier for entry especially for analysis. It was all […]

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Jordans Cultureal Mosaic Artifact Analysis Summary

Artifact Analysis Summary I chose to analyze an Armenian Folksong as sung by the Armenian Choir of Jordan. I had to analyze the artifact itself as well as its connection to citizenship. Since it was in a foreign language I needed to use different methods than I usually do. I had to rely on tone […]

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