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Globalization of Falafel

The Kerfuffle Over Food and Cultural Identity by Ghada Fathi The relationship between food and identity is inextricable. History books …

Syria Speaks

When the revolution broke out in Syria, most Western media welcomed it as a genuine revolt of the people against …

Egypt’s Cultural Decentralization

One of the most significant changes to Egypt’s cultural scene post-2011 revolution is the growing consensus among cultural institutions and …

Between Politics and Poetics

The 55th Venice Bienniale saw an increased participation from Arab pavilions, with Gulf States such as Kuwait and Bahrain showing …

The Aftermath on Art

Ever since Islamists entered Egypt’s social and political arena two and a half years ago, they have considered themselves authorized …