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Art Book Series Explores What It Is to Be an Arab Artist

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 23 Jul 2021

Exhibitions at Saudi Arabia’s Misk Art Institute mark the launching of a bilingual book series that seeks to make contemporary Arab artists more widely known.

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.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Literature & Translation Publishing

Covid Restrictions Prove a Boost for a Small Cairo Book Market

Sayyid Mahmoud | 09 Jul 2021

The key to the market’s success is selling via social media, a method that is new to book vendors and buyers alike in Egypt.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

London’s Shubbak Festival of Arab Culture Returns, Live and Online

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 02 Jul 2021

The festival has a lively but Covid-19-wary schedule in London and is opening up to a wider audience online.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

A ‘Love Letter’ of Solidarity: Distance Theater Between Pittsburgh and Beirut

M. Lynx Qualey | 25 Jun 2021

“The Birth of Paper,” a “theater by mail” production, links two cities that share a history of vibrant art and economic struggle.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Politics

Contemporary Ceramic Art From the Middle East Is on View in London

Salah Bisar | 18 Jun 2021

The exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum demonstrates the richness and creativity of contemporary artists in the Arab region.

Arts & Culture Curriculum Faculty Students Teaching

Teaching Middle Eastern History Through Games

Jörg Matthias Determann | 09 Jun 2021

Games are well established as teaching tools, says a history professor in Qatar. Instead of resisting them, educators should be trying to develop better ones.

Arts & Culture Critical Thinking Literature & Translation Profiles Research

Tunisia’s Hichem Djait Dies, Leaving a Prolific Record on the History of Islam

Ahmed El Jechtimi | 08 Jun 2021

The Tunisian thinker and writer Hichem Djait spent nearly half a century investigating Islamic history and Arab culture.

Arts & Culture Development Liberal Arts Profiles Schools

Egyptians Mourn Evelyne Porret, the Pottery Lady Who Changed a Village

Sayyid Mahmoud | 04 Jun 2021

The Swiss artist Evelyne Porret founded a pottery school in the Egyptian village of Tunis that helped rural women use art to change their destiny.

Arts & Culture Finances Profiles Students

Manal Ataya: Director of Sharjah’s Museums Embraces an Educational Role

Melanie Swan | 28 May 2021

Manal Ataya, director general of the Sharjah Museums Authority, finds it fulfilling to make museums more accessible and enrich children’s development.




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