Language of Presentation: English
Media Format: Downloadable File
School Level: College/University, Middle/High School
Institution/Provider: Middle East Studies Center
Author: Sarah Standish
Condition of Use: Fair Use for Education Description:
The music of DAM is situated within the Palestinian poetic tradition. This resource compares the DAM song Ihda’ (Dedication) to the poem, “My Mother” by Mahmoud Darwish and “As I walk” by Samih Al-Qasim, both sung by Marcele Khalife. In addition to the comparison, along with links to these two songs, the resource includes discussions questions to use in the classroom.