At the notorious French refugee camp, a volunteer draws and writes what she sees.
An American professor documents the stories of Syrians before and after the revolution, allowing them to speak for themselves.
The Syrian Youth Empowerment initiative guides high-school students in Syria through the U.S. college application process. Its cofounder George Batah explains the importance of Syrians winning scholarships to study in the U.S.
A symposium at the British museum explored how Arab artists are coping as the room they have for expressing themselves dwindles.
A new book explores how jihadists use poetry, music and video to strengthen their cause.
Since the country’s independence, the position of women has been a point of both pride and controversy.
A book by The Guardian’s former migration correspondent tells the personal stories of people forced into exile in Europe by civil war.
Social scientists say analysis and debate, not a crackdown, is the best response to a powerful new protest movement.
In drawing lessons from the 2011 Arab uprisings and their after-effects, scholars should zoom in on experiments in governance and activism, even if they failed.
“City of Thorns,” a book about the refugee camp Dadaab, in Kenya, portrays conditions that mirror those in Arab refugee settlements.