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The Resource Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil, Deborah Rodriguez ; [with] Kristin Ohlson

Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil, Deborah Rodriguez ; [with] Kristin Ohlson

Label
Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil
Title
Kabul Beauty School
Title remainder
an American woman goes behind the veil
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Rodriguez ; [with] Kristin Ohlson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beneath the veil of Afghan women. Most Westerners now working in Afghanistan spend their time tucked inside the wall of a military compound or embassy. Deborah Rodriguez is one of the very few who lives life smack in the middle of Kabul. Now, Rodriguez tells the story of the beauty school she founded and the vibrant women who were her students there. When Rodriguez opened the "Kabul Beauty School", she not only empowered her students with a new sense of autonomy--in the strictly patriarchal culture, the beauty school proved a small haven--but also made some of the closest friends of her life. Woven through the book are the stories of her students. There is the newlywed who must fake her own virginity, the twelve-year-old bride who has been sold into marriage to pay her family's debts, and the wife of a member of the Taliban who pursues her training despite her husband's constant beatings
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bernadette Dunne
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil, Deborah Rodriguez ; [with] Kristin Ohlson
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=30AF0828-3A80-4701-938F-D867930A0D88
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Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 8:59:30
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1ocm23803195
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433283406
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
30af0828-3a80-4701-938f-d867930a0d88
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 129241 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil, Deborah Rodriguez ; [with] Kristin Ohlson
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=30AF0828-3A80-4701-938F-D867930A0D88
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 8:59:30
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1ocm23803195
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433283406
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
30af0828-3a80-4701-938f-d867930a0d88
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 129241 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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