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H-Net Review: Moore on Brown, 'Khartoum at Night: Fashion and Body Politics in Imperial Sudan'

Marie Grace Brown.  Khartoum at Night: Fashion and Body Politics in Imperial Sudan.  Stanford  Stanford University Press, 2017.  240 pp.
$24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0264-9.

Reviewed by Taylor Moore (Rutgers University)
Published on H-AMCA (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Alessandra Amin

How do bodies record history and place? What kinds of stories can we  tell that emphasize the performed political capital, or "strategic