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Literature & Translation

Academic Freedom Gender Literature & Translation

‘Bad’ Arab Women: The Power of a Label

Ursula Lindsey | 02 Jan 2018

A new anthology looks at the stigma that attaches to women who challenge the status quo.

Libraries Literature & Translation

The Complete Writings of a Revolutionary

Edward Fox | 02 Nov 2017

Art and politics are inseparable in the works of Ghassan Kanafani, now collected in a definitive new edition.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Refugees

Comics Take a Candid Look at Refugee Lives

Edward Fox | 26 Oct 2017

Solidarité International commissioned graphic artists to tell true stories of Syrians in Lebanon in a vivid and imaginative way.

Critical Thinking Gender Literature & Translation

Sex, Lies and Scholarship

Ursula Lindsey | 18 Oct 2017

A journalist who interviewed Moroccan women and scholars of sexuality found a widening gap between private sexual practices and public attitudes.

Arts & Culture Book Review Literature & Translation Refugees

Graphic Novel Bears Witness To ‘The Jungle’

Benjamin Plackett | 08 Aug 2017

At the notorious French refugee camp, a cartoonist brings an unusual perspective to her experience as a volunteer.

Book Review Literature & Translation Politics Refugees

Listening to the Voices of Syrians, Unadulterated

Rasha Faek | 31 Jul 2017

An American professor documents the stories of Syrians before and after the revolution, allowing them to speak for themselves.

Book Review Conflict Literature & Translation Refugees

A Journalist’s View of Europe’s Refugee Crisis

Sabah Hamamou | 30 Jun 2017

A book by The Guardian’s former migration correspondent tells the personal stories of people forced into exile in Europe by civil war.

Conflict Democracy Literature & Translation Politics Protests

Making Sense of the Arab Uprisings’ Aftermath: Think Small

Ursula Lindsey | 14 Jun 2017

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.

Internet Literature & Translation Research Science Technology & Online Learning

An Online Movement Translates Academic Articles Into Arabic

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 09 Jun 2017

To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.

Book Review Literature & Translation Politics Refugees

Insights From the World’s Largest Refugee Camp

David Wheeler | 29 May 2017

“City of Thorns,” a book about the refugee camp Dadaab, in Kenya, portrays conditions that mirror those in Arab refugee settlements.




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