27 May, 2013
Category: The Middle East
Shereen El Feki offers a bold, wide-ranging, and even-handed analysis of sex, politics and religion in the Arab world.
16 May, 2012
16 January, 2012
Margaret Litvin's Hamlet's Arab Journey examines the staging of Hamlet in the Middle East.
4 April, 2011
Simon Sebag Montefiore's Jerusalem: The Biography excavates the sacred city's memories and historical multiplicity.
14 March, 2011
An exhibition of a car destroyed by a bomb in Baghdad provokes conversations about civilian suffering in war.
14 February, 2011
David Patterson's A Genealogy of Evil tries but fails to link persuasively Jihadism to Nazism.
26 October, 2009
A Photographic Essay
27 April, 2009
The Ayatollah's legacy in Iranian politics
2 March, 2009
A photographic essay on brothels in Israel
15 June, 2008
Iraq and The Three Trillion Dollar War by Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes