Art & Music in Tears of the Desert

Discussions of art and music found in Tears of the Desert

Chapter 1 : Halima sings a lullaby to her baby son (1)

Chapter 2 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 3 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 4 : Halima and her family listen to music on the radio (9)

Chapter 5 : Halima’s hands and feet are tattooed with henna (55)

Chapter 6 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 7 : Halima’s mother sings as she oils her hair (87) : Village children sing songs about President Reagan’s emergency food aid (88)

Chapter 8 : Halima’s family watches a music show on TV (101)

Chapter 9 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 10 : Singing, dancing and drumming in preparation for Halima’s cousins wedding (117) : Wedding ceremony has dancing and singing (120)

Chapter 11 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 12 : Religious/patriotic music plays on jihad recruitment video at Halima’s school (148)

Chapter 13 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 14 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 15 : Omer sings an Elvis songs to lighten up Halima’s clinic (172)

Chapter 16 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 17 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 18 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 19 : Halima thinks of lullaby while treating rape victims in clinic (211)

Chapter 20 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 21 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 22 : Village children sing when they see the helicopter (238)

Chapter 23 : Old women composes lament after village attack (251)

Chapter 24 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 25 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 26 : No mention of art/music

Chapter 27 : Halima sings a lullaby to her new baby in the hospital (290)

Chapter 28 : Halima sings the lullaby to baby Mo (303)

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