Rules about who counts as a refugee bar these “guests” from basic human rights, including access to education. The government and universities could help change that.
The acclaimed Palestinian-American artist Samia Halaby has stayed connected to the visual and political elements of her homeland while viewing her work as having a broad artistic role.
A plan for a university for Palestinians inside and outside their homeland goes back a long way, and it’s still an idea worth pursuing.
A former Mercy Corps economic director in Gaza explains how U.S. reductions in aid threaten the education of Palestinian children and the stability of the Gaza Strip.
Arab governments may be more likely to tolerate reporters writing in foreign languages, but more journalists need to write in Arabic.
At a workshop in Amman, a Palestinian teaching assistant meets young refugees of war in Syria, Iraq and Sudan.
Students need to understand what lies behind accreditation before they rely on it to make decisions, a consultant says.
A writing instructor offers tips on writing a Ph.D. dissertation in English for academics who use it as a second language.
A new anthology looks at the stigma that attaches to women who challenge the status quo.
A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.