Oriental Sexpotism

Butters, Andrew Lee
May 2006
New Republic;5/29/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 20, p38
The article discusses the author's experiences interviewing Haifa Wehbe, a Lebanese pop singer, for the 2006 "People" magazine "100 Most Beautiful People" issue. Despite the conservative nature of the country, Wehbe's suggestive dance moves and style are embraced by the Lebanese, who attend her concerts in the hundreds of thousands.


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