After the Nakba

By Karen Dabrowska Writer Selma Dabbagh, poet Mustafa Abu Sneineh and singer Reem Kelani discussed the…

Book review : A Jerusalem Anthology

A Jerusalem Anthology Travel writing though Centuries Edited by T.J G0rton and Andree Feghali Gorton Published…

Lebanon’s Labaki makes history at Cannes 2018

Lebanon’s Nadine Labaki made history at this year’s  world famous Cannes Film Festival by becoming the…

Book review: Aristocrats and Archaeologists

Aristocrats and Archaeologists An Edwardian Journey on the Nile By Toby Wilkinson and Julian Platt Published…

Iraqi Maqam struggles for survival

Rooted in classical and colloquial Arab poetry and embracing a wide repertoire of melodies, the Iraqi maqam…

Book review : Al-Britannia, My Country

Al-Britannia,My Country A journey through Muslim Britain By James Fergusson Published by Bantam Press ISBN 9780593077375…

Book review: Farewell Shiraz

Farewell Shiraz An Iranian memoir of revolution and exile By Cyrus Kadivar Published by AUC Press…

Arabian Oryx numbers increase in the UAE

Some 200 kilometers away from the hustle and bustle of Abu Dhabi city, 14 Arabian Oryx…

Book review: The Diaries of Waguih Ghali

The Diaries of Waguih Ghali          An Egyptian writer in the swinging sixties…

Oman’s endangered marine life

The Arabian Sea humpback whale outlived the last great ice age, surviving through 70,000 years of…