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Syrian Publishers and Bookstores Become Casualties of War

Amr EL-Tohamy | 12 Nov 2021

Several prominent Syrian publishing houses and bookstores have closed in recent years, the latest signs of cultural death in an economy hard hit by war.

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‘Academic Prisons’: Bahrain’s Nader Kadhim Rejects Disciplinary Silos

Sayyid Mahmoud | 05 Nov 2021

“University is universal in nature, hence the name,” argues the Bahraini scholar Nader Kadhim. His cultural criticism takes an interdisciplinary approach.

Arabic Curriculum Language Policy Students Teaching

Algeria Moves Closer to Dropping French in Higher Education

Riad Mazzouzi | 01 Nov 2021

French, the language of the former colonial power, is under threat as Algerian officials insist on the use of Arabic by civil servants and encourage English in higher education.

Arabic Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Publishing

Egyptian Illustrator Sahar Abdallah Finds Inspiration in Modern Arab Poets

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 15 Oct 2021

Sahar Abdallah, an Egyptian living in Canada, creates “visual poems” inspired by works by literary giants like Fouad Haddad and Mahmoud Darwish.

Arabic Language Liberal Arts Research

Arabic Stays Center Stage at Arab-German Academy’s Summer School

Sayyid Mahmoud | 26 Aug 2021

This year’s summer session, held online, focused on the use of Arabic as an active academic language in European universities.

Arabic Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

Bila Hudood, an Online Arabic Literature Festival, Transcends Borders

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 16 Jul 2021

The Bila Hudood festival invited people to join online discussions of contemporary Arabic literature in genres such as food writing, memoir and poetry.

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Arab Narratives About Artificial Intelligence Are Explored in New Report

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 15 Jul 2021

The authors examine ideas about artificial intelligence that are prevalent in the Arab world and seek to bring them into the wider debate.

Arabic Arts & Culture Language Teaching

Songs From Palestine: A Meaningful Addition to Arabic Language Teaching

Laila Familiar | 21 May 2021

A Palestinian teacher of Arabic uses film, poetry and songs from Palestine to engage students in meaningful conversations.

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Online Book Clubs Keep Conversations on Arab Literature Alive

M. Lynx Qualey | 09 Apr 2021

The coronavirus lockdowns inspired a shift to online book clubs among groups that focus on Arab authors and their international readers.

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Songs of Syria: The Syria Music Map Reconnects Millions Displaced by War

Olivia Cuthbert | 26 Mar 2021

A musical and cultural heritage archive, the Syria Music Map offers displaced Syrians a chance to reconnect with their roots.




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